Example sentences for: absorbed

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

  • The country has absorbed the worst information about Clinton's behavior, yet he's still standing.

  • A study in the 1980s, in fact, found that four out of every five tender offers resulted in the target being absorbed by one firm or another.

  • Even as federal surpluses have contributed to national saving in recent years, personal saving has steadily declined as a share of GDP, and personal dissaving in 2000 absorbed resources that otherwise would have been available for investment.

  • But though he was a constant target for almost everyone else, Bush absorbed such shots good-naturedly, firing back when he had to, but not getting hot under the collar.

  • His own were presumably cleaned and absorbed into the household--no word from Homer on this.

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