Synonyms for Absorption:

n.

absorb, acceptance, acculturate, anglicize, appropriation, assimilate, communal, community, conversion, digestion, ejection, fusion, incorporation, intake, removal, retention, saturation, union. accept, adaptation, autolysis, commensalism, Egestion, Biorhythm, aerobic respiration, anaerobic respiration, chemical digestion. enthrallment, excite, fixation, involvement, love affair, motivation, passion, prepossession, spice, public interest. absorption (noun)
assimilation, concentration, engrossment, immersion, preoccupancy, preoccupation, soaking up.
assimilation, incorporation (noun)
digestion, fusion, ingestion, inhalation, intake, osmosis, reception, retention, saturation, soaking up, suction.
attention (noun)
alertness, attention, attentiveness, care, caution, concentration, concern, consideration, diligence, engrossment, enrapture, entrancement, fascination, heedfulness, immersion, intentness, interest, mindfulness, notice, observation, rapture, scrutiny, watchfulness, regardfulness.
engrossment (noun)
concentration, contemplation, daydreaming, engrossment, fixation, immersion, involvement, meditation, preoccupation, reflection, study.
process (noun)
soaking up.
reception (noun)
admission, assimilation, engorgement, ingestion, inhalation, inspiration, osmosis, reception, suction.
thought (noun)
analysis, appraisal, brooding, calculation, cerebration, cogitation, contemplation, daydreaming, deliberation, envisioning, evaluation, imagination, intellection, lucubration, meditation, musing, pondering, preoccupation, reasoning, reflection, speculation, study, thinking, thought, weighing, wistfulness, Debating, brain work.
total attention toward something (noun)
concentration, engrossment, enthrallment, fascination, immersion, intentness, involvement, preoccupation.
traction (noun)
suction.

Other synonyms:

accept, acceptance, acculturate, adaptation, anglicize, assimilate, autolysis, commensalism, communal, digestion, fixation, involvement, love affair, motivation, passion, Egestion, Biorhythm, aerobic respiration, anaerobic respiration, chemical digestion, public interest. absorb, community, enthrallment. prepossession. consumption
intake.
Other relevant words:
absorb, acceptance, acculturate, autolysis, commensalism, digestion, enthrallment, fixation, fusion, incorporation, intake, involvement, preoccupancy, prepossession, retention, saturation, soaking up, union, Egestion, Biorhythm.

Usage examples for absorption

  1. Like many new- mates they planned a leisurely, lengthy quest among the stars, a trip for which their mutual absorption peculiarly fitted them. – The Short Life by Francis Donovan
  2. You would prefer complete absorption as of the ocean? – Mrs. Falchion, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 12, 2009