Home
Glossary
absorb

absorb

(verb) to take something in, especially gradually
(尤指逐漸)吸收

Plants absorb carbon dioxide.
植物吸收二氧化碳。
In cold climates, houses need to have walls that will absorb heat.
在氣候寒冷的地方,房屋的牆壁必須能吸收熱量。

(verb) to reduce the effect of a physical force, shock, or change
消減;緩解

The barrier absorbed the main impact of the crash.
碰撞產生的大部分衝擊力被防撞牆吸收了。to understand facts or ideas completely and remember them
理解;掌握
It’s hard to absorb so much information.
掌握如此大量資訊非常困難。

(verb) to understand facts or ideas completely and remember them
理解;掌握

It’s hard to absorb so much information.
掌握如此大量資訊非常困難。

(verb) to take up someone’s attention completely
(使)完全吸引住;(使)全神貫注於…

The project has absorbed her for several years.

Source: https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english-chinese-traditional/absorb

« Vocabulary Index
X

Forgot Password?

Join Us

Password Reset
Please enter your e-mail address. You will receive a new password via e-mail.