Free dictionary and thesaurus of English. Definitions, synonyms, antonyms and more...
Hint: double-click any word to get it searched!
Noun engrossment has 3 senses
- concentration, engrossment, absorption, immersion - complete attention; intense mental effort
--1 is a kind of attention
--1 has particulars:
- preoccupation, preoccupancy, absorption, engrossment - the mental state of being preoccupied by something
--2 is a kind of cognitive state, state of mind
--2 has particulars: abstractedness, abstraction; absentmindedness
- intentness, engrossment - the quality of being intent and concentrated; "the intentness of his gaze"
--3 is a kind of assiduity, assiduousness, concentration