Example sentences for: absorb

How can you use “absorb” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • But one better possibility would have been a real examination of how the century in art did finally turn American by way of various attempts to absorb European influences without being smothered by them.

  • A possible explanation is that a mobile phone is covered with a plastic case with losses which absorb energy and therefore reduce the emitted fields.

  • The article does an excellent job of describing the potential burden of China's size: "With a population of 1.3 billion that expands at 1% a year, the country must add at least 7.5 million jobs a year just to absorb the people entering the labor force," it explains.

  • Greece took this opportunity to absorb the islands of the northern and eastern Aegean and to add Macedonia to its mainland territories.

  • It’s an easy 2-mile (3-km) walk, but worth lingering over for a couple of hours to absorb the beauty of the largest living creations in nature.


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