- And a brigadier-general of the English army, who was about to rejoin his brigade at Benares, made up the party, and, with Mr Fogg, played whist by the hour together in absorbing silence.
- This new novel is an absorbing family saga.
- The retailer has to absorb the cost of wastage.
- He is at an absorbing thriller and can't be disturbed.
- She won't be able to absorb another heavy blow.