Example sentences for: absorbed

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

  • The Director of Central Intelligence had once had a national intelligence officer for terrorism to coordinate analysis; that office was abolished in the late 1980s and its duties absorbed in part by the Counterterrorist Center.

  • Collecting Northwest Coast artifacts for the Smithsonian and scribbling his wonderfully astute monographs while his fellow townsmen were out stumping for commerce, Swan introduced the idea of the absorbed eccentric.

  • Ideas about the ethics of warfare have also been absorbed into secular doctrines of warfare, like the medieval code of chivalry.

  • My mother, who believed that childen should learn languages as early as possible, dropped me into the local Argentine school where I absorbed Spanish by a kind of osmosis--except for one phrase.

  • Moreover, control sections were incubated in the primary antiserum previously absorbed by neurokinin A or neurokinin B. Inhibition of staining was obtained after preincubation of the first antiserum with neurokinin A (10 -4and 10 -5M) or with neurokinin B (10 -3M).


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