For all your dictionary needs!
Spelling. Are you looking for Adsorption, Desorption, or Resorption?
Header of absorption

Thesaurus of Absorption

The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English.

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun absorption:

View more statistics!

Synonyms of the noun absorption

The noun absorption has more than one meaning. Please check the definition for more details about its synonyms.

Equivalent words for the noun absorption, that have fewer characters:

  1. immersion (9 letter word, the shortest synonym for absorption)
    • plural: immersions
    • related terms: nonimmersion, reimmersion, immersible, immersive

Equivalent words for the noun absorption, that have more characters:

  1. assimilation (12 letter word for absorption)
    • plural: assimilations
    • related terms: nonassimilation, nonassimilable, nonassimilative, inassimilation, inassimilable, autoassimilation, disassimilation, disassimilate, disassimilative, malassimilation, reassimilation, reassimilate, assimilable, assimilate, assimilative
  2. concentration (13 letter word, one of the longest synonyms for absorption)
    • plural: concentrations
    • related terms: Bioconcentration, hyperconcentration, nonconcentration, nonconcentric, nonconcentrative, proconcentration, self-concentration, overconcentration, overconcentrate, preconcentration, preconcentrate, reconcentration, reconcentrate, concentric, Concentrism, concentrate, concentrative
  3. engrossment (11 letter word for absorption)
    • plural: engrossments
    • related terms: self-engrossment, engrosser
  4. preoccupancy (12 letter word for absorption)
    • plural: preoccupancies
    • related terms: preoccupy, preoccupate, preoccupant, preoccupation, preoccupative
  5. preoccupation (13 letter word, one of the longest synonyms for absorption)
    • plural: preoccupations
    • related terms: self-preoccupation, overpreoccupation, overpreoccupy, preoccupy, preoccupate, preoccupant, preoccupative

Equivalent phrase for the noun absorption:

  1. soaking up (10 character phrase for absorption)

Hypernyms of the noun absorption

More generic words for the noun absorption, that have fewer characters:

  1. act (3 letter word, the shortest hypernym for absorption)
    • plural: acts
    • related terms: diact, diactine, Diactor, triact, triactine, tetract, tetractine, anteact, Multiact, nonact, Nonactic, Nonactor, nonaction, nonactive, polyact, polyactine, Proact, subact, subaction, inact, inaction, inactive, exact, exactment, exactness, exactable, exacter, exactor, exaction, exactive, exactly, transact, transactor, transaction, Transactive, coact, coactor, coaction, coactive, counteract, counteracter, counteractor, counteractant, counteraction, counteractive, foreact, interact, Interactor, interactant, interaction, interactive, misact, outact, overact, Overactor, overaction, overactive, peract, postact, preact, preaction, preactive, react, reactance, reactor, reactant, reaction, reactive, re-act, retroact, retroaction, retroactive, subaction, underact, underactor, underaction, underactive, ACCY, actify, actine, actless, acture, actable, actor, actious, Actant, action, active
  2. action (6 letter word)
    • plural: actions
    • related terms: hyperaction, hyperactive, nonaction, Nonactic, Nonactor, nonactive, proaction, self-action, self-actor, self-active, subaction, inaction, inactive, exaction, exactment, exactness, exactable, exacter, exactor, exactive, exactly, transaction, transactor, Transactive, coaction, counteraction, counteracter, counteractor, counteractant, counteractive, interaction, Interactor, interactant, interactive, overaction, Overactor, overactive, preaction, reaction, reactional, reactionism, reactionist, retroaction, retroactive, underaction, underactor, underactive, under-action, actional, Actionee, Actionism, actionist, actionless, actionable, actioner, actionize
  3. activity (8 letter word)
    • plural: activities
    • related terms: bioactivity, Bioactivate, Bioactivation, hyperactivity, hyperaction, hyperactive, hypoactivity, hypoactive, nonactivity, Nonactic, Nonactor, nonaction, nonactive, Proactivity, Psychoactivity, self-activity, self-actor, self-action, self-active, superactivity, superactive, inactivity, inaction, inactive, coactivity, Coactivation, counteractivity, counteracter, counteractor, counteractant, counteraction, counteractive, interactivity, Interactor, interactant, interaction, interactive, overactivity, Overactor, overaction, overactive, photoactivity, photoactive, preactivity, Preactivation, reactivity, Reactivable, reactivate, reactivation, retroactivity, retroaction, retroactive, underactivity, underactor, underaction, underactive, activism, activist, activable, activate, activize, activation
  4. attention (9 letter word)
    • plural: attentions
    • related terms: nonattention, Nonattentive, inattention, inattentive, overattention, overattentive, Preattention, reattention, reattentive, attentate, attentive, attently
  5. attracter (9 letter word)
    • plural: attracters
    • related terms: attractable, attractance, attractor, attractant, attraction, attractive
  6. attractor (9 letter word)
    • plural: attractors
  7. capacity (8 letter word)
    • plural: capacities
    • related terms: self-capacity, incapacity, incapacious, overcapacity, capacify, capacious, capacitive
  8. courtesy (8 letter word)
    • plural: courtesies
    • related terms: discourtesy, overcourtesy
  9. deed (4 letter word)
    • plural: deeds
    • related terms: indeed, indure, INDER, counter-deed, misdeed, misdial, redeed, REDEN, redial, redeless, redive, redely, deedful, deedless, deedy
  10. drive (5 letter word)
    • plural: drives
    • related terms: microdrive, Hyperdrive, Multidrive, self-drive, self-driven, counterdrive, misdrive, misdriven, outdrive, outdriven, overdrive, predrive, predriven, predriver, redrive, redriven, underdrive, driven, Driveless, Drivelike, driveling, driveable, driver
  11. faculty (7 letter word)
    • plural: faculties
    • related terms: nonfaculty, profaculty, underfaculty
  12. magnet (6 letter word)
    • plural: magnets
    • related terms: Nanomagnet, diamagnet, diamagnetic, diamagnetism, diamagnetize, Diamagnetization, electromagnet, electromagnetic, electromagnetics, electromagnetism, electromagnetist, electromagnetize, electro-magnet, Metamagnet, polymagnet, paramagnet, paramagnetic, paramagnetism, magnetic, magnetics, magnetify, magnetism, magnetist, magnetite, Magnetless, Magnetlike, magnetoid, magnetise, magnetize, magnetisation, magnetization
  13. mechanism (9 letter word)
  14. module (6 letter word)
  15. plot (4 letter word)
    • plural: plots
    • related terms: Metaplot, Multiplot, subplot, complot, complotment, coplot, counterplot, eplot, foreplot, outplot, overplot, preplot, replot, replotment, underplot, plotful, plotless, Plotor, Plotwise
  16. process (7 letter word)
  17. sorption (8 letter word)
  18. stance (6 letter word)
    • plural: stances
    • related terms: Midstance, distance, distancy, Distancer, substance, constance, constancy, instance, instancy
  19. state (5 letter word)
    • plural: states
    • related terms: microstate, Megastate, ministate, bistate, Bistatic, tristate, antistate, apostate, ecostate, extrastate, Metastate, multistate, Nonstate, prostate, prostatic, prostatism, pro-state, Pseudostate, semistate, Substate, superstate, constate, constatation, constative, instate, costate, disstate, estate, forestate, interstate, intrastate, Macrostate, misstate, misstater, outstate, outstature, outstater, outstation, overstate, prestate, prestation, restate, restation, understate, upstate, upstater, statal, stateful, statehood, stateless, statelet, Statelike, statement, Statoid, stateship, stature, stateable, stater, stator, station, stative, stately
  20. trait (5 letter word)
    • plural: traits
    • related terms: intrait, extrait, distrait, retrait, traitless, traitor
  21. work (4 letter word)
    • plural: works
    • related terms: Antiwork, Nonwork, bework, inwork, a-work, co-work, co-worker, counterwork, counterworker, interwork, outwork, outworker, overwork, Postwork, Prework, rework, Telework, underwork, underworker, underworkman, upwork, workaholic, workful, workless, Worklike, workship, worksome, worky, workable, worker, workman, workmanship, workwoman, Workly, workwise

More generic words for the noun absorption, that have the same number of characters:

  1. attraction (10 letter word)
    • plural: attractions
    • related terms: Chemoattraction, self-attraction, self-attractive, superattraction, superattractive, counterattraction, counterattractive, counter-attraction, reattraction, attractable, attractance, attracter, attractor, attractant, attractive
  2. capability (10 letter word)
    • plural: capabilities
    • related terms: supercapability, supercapable, supercaption, incapability, incapable, overcapability, overcapable, capably, capabler
  3. proceeding (10 letter word)
    • plural: proceedings
    • related terms: misproceeding, proceeder

More generic word for the noun absorption, that has more characters:

  1. proceedings (11 letter word, the longest hypernym for absorption)
    • related term: proceeder

More generic phrases for the noun absorption:

  1. attractive feature (18 character phrase)
  2. basic cognitive process (23 characters phrase, one of the longest phrasal hypernyms for absorption)
  3. biological process (18 character phrase)
  4. cognitive state (15 character phrase)
  5. group action (12 character phrase)
  6. human action (12 character phrase)
  7. human activity (14 character phrase)
  8. human process (13 character phrase)
  9. legal proceeding (16 character phrase)
  10. mental condition (16 character phrase)
  11. mental faculty (14 character phrase)
  12. mental state (12 character phrase)
  13. natural action (14 character phrase)
  14. natural process (15 character phrase)
  15. organic process (15 character phrase)
  16. physical process (16 character phrase)
  17. psychological condition (23 characters phrase, one of the longest phrasal hypernyms for absorption)
  18. psychological state (19 character phrase)
  19. social process (14 character phrase)
  20. state of mind (13 character phrase)
  21. temporary state (15 character phrase)

Hyponyms of the noun absorption

More specific words for the noun absorption, that have fewer characters:

  1. absolute (8 letter word)
    • plural: absolutes
    • related terms: nonabsolute, nonabsolutist, nonabsolution, quasi-absolute, subabsolute, absolutism, absolutist, absoluter, absolutize, absolutization, absolution, absolutive
  2. address (7 letter word)
    • plural: addresses
    • related terms: Multiaddress, nonaddress, nonaddresser, autoaddress, counteraddress, maladdress, misaddress, preaddress, readdress, re-address, addressee, addressful, addressable, addresser, addressor, Addressive
  3. aim (3 letter word, one of the shortest hyponyms for absorption)
    • plural: aims
    • related terms: self-aim, misaim, underaim, Aimee, aimful, aimless, aimable, aimer
  4. allometry (9 letter word)
    • plural: allometries
  5. amount (6 letter word)
    • plural: amounts
    • related term: amounter
  6. anabolism (9 letter word)
    • plural: anabolisms
    • related terms: hyperanabolism, hyperanabolic, anabolic, anabolite, anaboly, anabolize
  7. arts (4 letter word)
    • related terms: Nonarts, artal, artery, artful, artic, artist, artless, artlet, artlike, art-like, artware, arty, arter, artize, artly, Artwise
  8. assay (5 letter word)
    • plural: assays
    • related terms: bioassay, misassay, reassay
  9. attribute (9 letter word)
    • plural: attributes
    • related terms: misattribute, misattribution, Overattribute, reattribute, reattribution, attributal, Attributee, attributable, attributer, attributor, attribution, attributive
  10. bearing (7 letter word)
    • plural: bearings
    • related terms: nonbearing, omnibearing, inbearing, forebearing, Forebearer, outbearing, overbearing, overbearance, overbearer, underbearing, underbearer, upbearing, upbearer, beardom, bearess, bearish, bearlet, bearlike, bearship, bearable, bearance, bearer, Bearly, bearward
  11. centering (9 letter word)
    • plural: centerings
    • related terms: self-centering, self-center, concentering, concenter, concentive, centerless, centerable, centerer, centerward, centerwise
  12. course (6 letter word)
    • plural: courses
    • related terms: Minicourse, midcourse, multicourse, concourse, incourse, discourse, discourser, discoursive, forecourse, intercourse, Postcourse, precourse, recourse, telecourse, undercourse, upcourse, coursy, courser
  13. cynosure (8 letter word)
    • plural: cynosures
    • related term: cynosural
  14. design (6 letter word)
    • plural: designs
    • related terms: Nondesign, self-design, self-designer, codesign, Codesigner, foredesign, foredesignment, Overdesign, predesign, predesignate, predesignation, redesign, Redesignable, redesignate, Redesigner, redesignation, designee, designful, designless, designment, Designy, designable, designate, designer, designation, designative
  15. direction (9 letter word)
    • plural: directions
    • related terms: unidirection, nondirection, Nondirector, nondirective, Selfdirection, self-direction, self-director, self-directive, superdirection, indirection, indirectness, indirectly, maldirection, misdirection, predirection, predirector, redirection, Redirectable, Redirector, directness, directable, directer, director, directive, directly
  16. disposal (8 letter word)
    • plural: disposals
    • related terms: nondisposal, nondisposable, Nondispositive, self-disposal, predisposal, predisposable, predisposition, disposure, disposable, disposer, disposition, dispositive
  17. divinity (8 letter word)
    • plural: divinities
    • related terms: nondivinity, Quasi-Divinity, indivinity, indivinable, predivinity, predivinable, divinify, divinable, diviner, divinise, divinize, divinisation, divinization, divination
  18. draft (5 letter word)
    • plural: drafts
    • related terms: antidraft, indraft, counterdraft, outdraft, overdraft, Photodraft, Postdraft, predraft, redraft, underdraft, updraft, draftage, draftee, drafty, draftable, drafter, draftman, draftmanship, draftwoman
  19. driving (7 letter word)
    • plural: drivings
    • related terms: Nondriving, misdriving, misdriven, outdriving, outdriven, overdriving, overdriven, predriving, predriven, predriver, redriving, redriven, driven, Driveless, Drivelike, driveling, driveable, driver
  20. east (4 letter word)
    • plural: easts
    • related terms: mideast, pro-East, pro-Eastern, eastern, Eastery, eastling, eastness, easter, eastman, eastward
  21. finance (7 letter word)
  22. focus (5 letter word)
  23. focusing (8 letter word)
    • related terms: Nanofocusing, self-focusing, Cryofocusing, misfocusing, prefocusing, refocusing, focusless, focusable, focuser
  24. focussing (9 letter word)
    • related terms: self-focussing, misfocussing, prefocussing, refocussing
  25. formula (7 letter word)
  26. frontage (8 letter word)
    • plural: frontages
    • related term: frontager
  27. frontier (8 letter word)
    • plural: frontiers
    • related terms: semifrontier, transfrontier, trans-frontier, Cyberfrontier, frontierless, frontierlike, frontierman
  28. genealogy (9 letter word)
    • plural: genealogies
    • related terms: genealogic, genealogist, genealogize
  29. group (5 letter word)
  30. grouping (8 letter word)
    • plural: groupings
    • related terms: Subgrouping, regrouping, regroupment, groupage, groupist, grouplet, Grouplike, groupment, groupoid, groupware, groupable, groupwise
  31. guidance (8 letter word)
    • plural: guidances
    • related terms: nonguidance, nonguidable, self-guidance, foreguidance, misguidance, misguider, preguidance
  32. guideline (9 letter word)
  33. gulping (7 letter word)
    • related term: gulpy
  34. guzzling (8 letter word)
    • related term: guzzler
  35. handling (8 letter word)
    • plural: handling
    • related terms: panhandling, panhandler, mishandling, Mishandler, overhandling, prehandling, rehandling, rehandler, handless, handline, handlist, Handly, handler
  36. heading (7 letter word)
    • plural: headings
    • related terms: nonheading, subheading, Subheader, beheading, beheadal, beheader, coheading, Subheader, Headage, headful, Headish, headless, headlike, headling, headship, heady, header, headman, headly, headward
  37. hint (4 letter word)
    • plural: hints
    • related terms: behint, underhint, hinter
  38. lead (4 letter word)
  39. leeward (7 letter word)
    • plural: leewards
    • related terms: leewardness, leewardly
  40. major (5 letter word)
  41. markup (6 letter word)
  42. measure (7 letter word)
    • plural: measures
    • related terms: commeasure, commeasurable, countermeasure, intermeasure, intermeasurable, mismeasure, outmeasure, overmeasure, premeasure, remeasure, undermeasure, measurage, measurable, measurer, measuration
  43. north (5 letter word)
    • plural: norths
    • related terms: pro-North, pro-Northern, benorth, northen, northern, northness, norther, northman, northward
  44. northeast (9 letter word)
    • plural: northeasts
    • related terms: northeastern, northeaster, northeastward
  45. northwest (9 letter word)
    • plural: northwests
    • related terms: northwestern, northwester, northwestward
  46. occultism (9 letter word)
    • plural: occultisms
    • related terms: Occultic, occultist, occultness, occultate, occulter, occultation, occultly
  47. ology (5 letter word)
    • plural: ologies
    • related terms: biology, biologese, biologic, biologics, biologism, biologist, biologize, triology, quinology, quinologist, sexology, sexologic, sexologist, apology, apologal, apologetic, Apologian, Apologism, apologist, apologer, apologise, apologize, Apologization, archology, semiology, semiologist, misology, misologist, teleology, teleologic, teleologism, teleologist, ologist
  48. oversight (9 letter word)
    • plural: oversights
  49. pilotage (8 letter word)
    • plural: pilotages
  50. piloting (8 letter word)
    • plural: pilotings
    • related terms: pilotage, pilotee, pilotism, pilotless, pilotship, pilotman
  51. point (5 letter word)
    • plural: points
    • related terms: midpoint, Tripoint, Quadripoint, Multipoint, Subpoint, autopoint, counterpoint, dispoint, forepoint, forepointer, interpoint, mispoint, outpoint, repoint, underpoint, uppoint, pointage, pointal, Pointee, pointful, pointless, pointlet, Pointlike, Pointling, pointment, pointure, pointy, pointable, pointer, pointman, pointwise
  52. potation (8 letter word)
    • plural: potations
    • related terms: compotation, compotor, epotation, potator, potative
  53. prescript (9 letter word)
    • plural: prescripts
    • related terms: prescriptible, prescription, prescriptive
  54. protology (9 letter word)
  55. qibla (5 letter word)
    • plural: qiblas
  56. quantity (8 letter word)
  57. recipe (6 letter word)
    • plural: recipes
  58. relation (8 letter word)
    • plural: relations
    • related terms: steprelation, Metarelation, nonrelation, nonrelative, self-relation, self-relish, subrelation, correlation, correlate, correlative, irrelation, irrelate, irrelative, corelation, coreless, corelate, corelative, co-relation, disrelation, disrelish, disrelate, interrelation, interrelate, intrarelation, misrelation, misrely, misrelate, prerelation, prerelate, re-relation, re-relish, re-rely, re-relate, relatable, relater, relator, relative
  59. resurvey (8 letter word)
    • plural: resurveys
  60. reverie (7 letter word)
    • plural: reveries
  61. revery (6 letter word)
    • plural: reveries
  62. right (5 letter word)
    • plural: rights
    • related terms: hyporight, Nonright, self-right, self-righter, self-righteous, Ultraright, E-Right, foreright, interright, outright, outrightness, outrightly, overright, overrighteous, upright, uprightish, uprightness, uprighteous, uprightman, uprightly, Rightard, righten, rightful, rightish, rightism, rightist, rightless, rightness, rightship, righty, rightable, righter, righteous, rightly, rightward
  63. rubric (6 letter word)
    • plural: rubrics
    • related terms: rubrical, rubrician, rubricism, rubricist, rubricate, rubricize, rubrication, rubricity
  64. rule (4 letter word)
    • plural: rules
    • related terms: metarule, self-rule, subrule, subruler, interrule, misrule, misruly, misruler, overrule, overruler, subruler, underrule, underruler, Rule-Based, ruledom, ruleless, ruler
  65. science (7 letter word)
  66. seaward (7 letter word)
    • plural: seawards
    • related term: seawardly
  67. set (3 letter word, one of the shortest hyponyms for absorption)
    • plural: sets
    • related terms: Miniset, Midset, biset, bisetous, Antiset, Multiset, self-set, subset, superset, thermoset, beset, besetment, inset, coset, foreset, interset, misset, outset, overset, photoset, photo-set, preset, Pre-Set, reset, underset, upset, upsetment, Upsetness, withset, setal, secy, Setlike, setling, setness, Setoid, setous, setation, setwise
  68. south (5 letter word)
    • plural: souths
    • related terms: pro-South, Pro-southern, besouth, a-south, southard, southern, southness, souther, southly, southward
  69. southeast (9 letter word)
    • plural: southeasts
    • related terms: southeastern, southeaster, southeastward
  70. southwest (9 letter word)
    • plural: southwests
    • related terms: southwestern, southwester, southwestward
  71. steer (5 letter word)
    • plural: steers, steer
    • related terms: besteer, missteer, outsteer, oversteer, understeer, steerage, steerless, steerling, steery, steerable, steerer, steerman, steermanship
  72. steering (8 letter word)
    • plural: steerings
    • related terms: Countersteering, missteering, outsteering, steerage, steerless, steerling, steery, steerable, steerer, steerman, steermanship
  73. study (5 letter word)
    • plural: studies
    • related terms: Metastudy, nonstudy, nonstudious, self-study, Substudy, Counterstudy, Cyberstudy, estudy, forestudy, outstudy, overstudy, overstudious, prestudy, prestudious, restudy, understudy, studiable, studier, studious
  74. style (5 letter word)
    • plural: styles
    • related terms: decastyle, diastyle, distyle, tetrastyle, tetrastylic, tetrastylous, pentastyle, hexastyle, Octostyle, Antistyle, epistyle, hypostyle, metastyle, neostyle, orthostyle, polystyle, polystylous, parastyle, peristyle, prostyle, substyle, instyle, Cyberstyle, macrostyle, macrostylous, misstyle, restyle, surstyle, Upstyle, styledom, styleless, stylelike, styloid, styler
  75. swilling (8 letter word)
    • plural: swillings
    • related term: swiller
  76. teacher (7 letter word)
    • plural: teachers
    • related terms: nonteacher, nonteachable, self-teacher, Superteacher, Cyberteacher, misteacher, underteacher, teacherage, teacherdom, Teacherese, teacheress, teacherhood, teacherish, teacherless, teacherlike, teachership, teachery, teacherly
  77. tendency (8 letter word)
    • plural: tendencies
    • related terms: ambitendency, ambitendent, intendency, intendment, intendible, intendance, intendence, intender, intendant, countertendency, counter-tendency, mistendency, tendencious
  78. tenor (5 letter word)
    • plural: tenors
    • related terms: Protenor, contratenor, countertenor, counter-tenor, Tenorial, tenorist, tenorite, tenorless
  79. theogony (8 letter word)
    • plural: theogonies
  80. theology (8 letter word)
    • plural: theologies
    • related terms: antitheology, antitheologian, astrotheology, metatheology, pantheology, pantheologist, pyrotheology, theologal, theologian, theologic, theologics, theologism, theologist, theologate, theologer, theologise, theologize, theologisation, theologization
  81. thing (5 letter word)
    • plural: things
    • related terms: trithing, interthing, underthing, thingal, thinghood, thingish, thingless, thinglet, thinglike, thingness, thingy, Thinger, thingman, thingly
  82. tip (3 letter word, one of the shortest hyponyms for absorption)
    • plural: tips
    • related terms: Protip, overtip, retip, Undertip, tipful, tipless, tiplet, tipman
  83. treatment (9 letter word)
    • plural: treatments
    • related terms: nontreatment, nontreaty, nontreatable, self-treatment, Cotreatment, Hydrotreatment, maltreatment, maltreater, maltreator, mistreatment, Mistreater, overtreatment, posttreatment, posttreaty, pretreatment, pretreaty, retreatment, retreatal, retreatful, retreatism, retreatist, Retreatlike, retreater, retreatant, retreative, re-treatment, Undertreatment
  84. trend (5 letter word)
  85. vignette (8 letter word)
    • plural: vignettes
    • related terms: vignettist, vignetter
  86. west (4 letter word)
    • plural: wests
    • related terms: midwest, midwestern, midwestward, prowest, pro-West, Pro-western, bewest, a-west, ewest, Westen, western, westling, westness, westy, wester, westward
  87. wind (4 letter word)
    • plural: winds
    • related terms: Nonwind, Superwind, inwind, counterwind, forewind, interwind, outwind, overwind, rewind, Rewindable, rewinder, underwind, upwind, withwind, windage, Windian, windless, windlike, windling, Windoid, windship, windy, windable, winder, windward
  88. windward (8 letter word)
    • plural: windwards
    • related terms: windwardness, windwardly

More specific words for the noun absorption, that have the same number of characters:

  1. bibliotics (10 letter word)
    • related terms: bibliotic, bibliotist
  2. conducting (10 letter word)
    • related terms: nonconducting, nonconductible, nonconductor, nonconduction, nonconductive, non-conducting, semiconducting, semiconductor, semiconduction, semiconductive, Subconducting, superconducting, superconductor, superconduction, superconductive, misconducting, conductible, conductance, conductor, Conductant, conduction, conductive
  3. escapology (10 letter word)
    • plural: escapologies
    • related term: escapologist
  4. futurology (10 letter word)
    • plural: futurologies
    • related term: futurologist
  5. graphology (10 letter word)
    • plural: graphologies
    • related terms: graphologic, graphologist
  6. homemaking (10 letter word)
    • plural: homemakings
    • related term: homemaker
  7. humanities (10 letter word)
    • related terms: inhumanities, inhumanism, inhumanness, inhumanize, inhumanity, inhumanly, humanhood, humanics, humanify, humanish, humanism, humanist, Humanless, humanlike, humanness, humanoid, Humanure, humanate, humaner, humanise, humanize, humanisation, humanization, Humanation, humanity, humanly
  8. imbibition (10 letter word)
    • plural: imbibitions
  9. misconduct (10 letter word)
    • plural: misconducts
  10. navigation (10 letter word)
    • plural: navigations
    • related terms: astronavigation, geonavigation, Metanavigation, nonnavigation, nonnavigable, Cybernavigation, misnavigation, misnavigate, renavigation, renavigate, navigable, navigate, navigant
  11. numerology (10 letter word)
    • plural: numerologies
    • related term: numerologist
  12. opposition (10 letter word)
    • plural: oppositions
    • related terms: nonopposition, self-opposition, superopposition, preopposition, reopposition, oppositious, oppositive
  13. otherworld (10 letter word)
  14. refocusing (10 letter word)
  15. specialism (10 letter word)
    • plural: specialisms
    • related terms: specialist, specialness, specialer, specialise, specialize, specialisation, specialization, speciality, specialty, specially
  16. technology (10 letter word)

More specific words for the noun absorption, that have more characters:

  1. absentmindedness (16 letter word)
    • plural: absentmindednesses
    • related term: absentmindedly
  2. abstractedness (14 letter word)
    • plural: abstractednesses
    • related terms: nonabstractedness, nonabstractedly, abstractedly
  3. abstraction (11 letter word)
    • plural: abstractions
    • related terms: semiabstraction, semi-abstraction, Abstractify, abstractness, abstractable, abstracter, abstractor, abstractive, abstractly
  4. administration (14 letter word)
    • plural: administrations
    • related terms: antiadministration, proadministration, subadministration, subadministrate, subadministrative, superadministration, coadministration, maladministration, maladministrative, misadministration, Postadministration, preadministration, preadministrative, subadministrate, subadministrative, administrable, administrate, administrant, administrative
  5. Americanisation (15 letter word)
  6. Americanization (15 letter word)
  7. Anglicisation (13 letter word)
    • related terms: anglicism, anglicist, anglicise, anglicize, anglicization
  8. Anglicization (13 letter word)
    • plural: anglicizations
    • related terms: anglicism, anglicist, anglicise, anglicize, anglicisation
  9. architecture (12 letter word)
  10. authorisation (13 letter word)
    • plural: authorisations
    • related terms: authoress, authorhood, authorial, authorish, authorism, authorless, Authorlike, authorling, authorship, authorise, authorize, authorization, authority, authorly
  11. authorization (13 letter word)
    • plural: authorizations
    • related terms: misauthorization, misauthorize, Preauthorization, reauthorization, Reauthorise, reauthorize, authoress, authorhood, authorial, authorish, authorism, authorless, Authorlike, authorling, authorship, authorise, authorize, authorisation, authority, authorly
  12. canalisation (12 letter word)
    • plural: canalisations
    • related terms: Recanalisation, canalage, canalling, canaler, canalise, canalize, canalization, canalman
  13. canalization (12 letter word)
    • plural: canalizations
    • related terms: recanalization, canalage, canalling, canaler, canalise, canalize, canalisation, canalman
  14. channelisation (14 letter word)
    • related terms: channelling, channelure, channeler, channelise, channelize, channelization, channelly
  15. channelization (14 letter word)
    • plural: channelizations
    • related terms: channelling, channelure, channeler, channelise, channelize, channelisation, channelly
  16. communication (13 letter word)
  17. communications (14 letter word)
    • related terms: excommunications, intercommunications, intercommunal, intercommuner, intercommunity, miscommunications, telecommunications, communicable, communicate, communicant, communication, communicative
  18. destination (11 letter word)
    • plural: destinations
    • related terms: multidestination, Nondestination, predestination, predestinarian, predestiny, predestinable, predestinate, predestinative, destinal, destinism, destinist, destiny, destinate
  19. disenfranchisement (18 letter word, the longest hyponym for absorption)
    • plural: disenfranchisements
  20. empowerment (11 letter word)
  21. engineering (11 letter word)
  22. Europeanisation (15 letter word)
  23. Europeanization (15 letter word)
  24. futuristics (11 letter word)
    • related term: futuristic
  25. lucubration (11 letter word)
    • plural: lucubrations
    • related terms: elucubration, elucubrate, lucubrate
  26. malabsorption (13 letter word)
    • plural: malabsorptions
  27. misdirection (12 letter word)
    • plural: misdirections
  28. mismanagement (13 letter word)
    • plural: mismanagements
    • related term: mismanager
  29. orientation (11 letter word)
    • plural: orientations
    • related terms: Biorientation, nonorientation, nonoriental, nonorientable, disorientation, disorientate, misorientation, reorientation, Reorientable, reorientate, oriental, oriency, orientite, orientness, Orientable, orientate, orienter, orientize, orientization, orientative, oriently
  30. particularism (13 letter word)
    • plural: particularisms
    • related terms: particularist, particularness, particularise, particularize, particularisation, particularization, particularity, particularly
  31. prescription (12 letter word)
  32. superintendence (15 letter word)
    • plural: superintendences
    • related terms: presuperintendence, superintender, superintendant, superintendent
  33. supervising (11 letter word)
    • related terms: presupervising, presupervisor, supervisal, supervisee, supervisure, Supervisable, supervisance, supervisor, supervisive
  34. supervision (11 letter word)
    • plural: supervisions
    • related terms: nonsupervision, prosupervision, presupervision, presupervisor, supervisal, supervisee, supervisure, Supervisable, supervisance, supervisor, supervisive
  35. Westernisation (14 letter word)
    • plural: westernisations
    • related terms: westernism, Westernness, westerner, westernise, westernize, westernization, westernly
  36. Westernization (14 letter word)
    • plural: westernizations
    • related terms: westernism, Westernness, westerner, westernise, westernize, westernisation, westernly

More specific phrases for the noun absorption, that have fewer characters:

  1. blue book (9 character phrase)
  2. road map (8 characters phrase, the shortest phrasal hyponym for absorption)

More specific phrases for the noun absorption, that have the same number of characters:

  1. case study (10 character phrase)
  2. white book (10 character phrase)

More specific phrases for the noun absorption, that have more characters:

  1. applied science (15 character phrase)
  2. career counseling (17 character phrase)
  3. celestial guidance (18 character phrase)
  4. command guidance (16 character phrase)
  5. communication theory (20 character phrase)
  6. compass north (13 character phrase)
  7. compass point (13 character phrase)
  8. confidential information (24 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hyponym for absorption)
  9. constructive metabolism (23 character phrase)
  10. database management (19 character phrase)
  11. east-west direction (19 character phrase)
  12. engineering science (19 character phrase)
  13. focal point (11 character phrase)
  14. genetic counseling (18 character phrase)
  15. green paper (11 character phrase)
  16. humanistic discipline (21 character phrase)
  17. inertial guidance (17 character phrase)
  18. inertial navigation (19 character phrase)
  19. landscape architecture (22 character phrase)
  20. liberal arts (12 character phrase)
  21. magnetic north (14 character phrase)
  22. marriage counseling (19 character phrase)
    • related term: marriage counselor
  23. medical report (14 character phrase)
  24. military science (16 character phrase)
  25. name and address (16 character phrase)
  26. north-south direction (21 character phrase)
  27. position paper (14 character phrase)
  28. progress report (15 character phrase)
  29. psychological feature (21 character phrase)
  30. rough drawing (13 character phrase)
  31. scientific discipline (21 character phrase)
  32. stage direction (15 character phrase)
    • related term: stage director
  33. system command (14 character phrase)
  34. terrestrial guidance (20 character phrase)
  35. white paper (11 character phrase)

Related words for the term absorption, that have fewer characters:

  1. ablation (8 letter word)
  2. absorbent (9 letter word)
    • related terms: unabsorbent, unabsorbable, preabsorbent, absorbable, absorbate, absorbance, absorber, absorbant, absorbtion, absorbition
  3. adsorbent (9 letter word)
  4. attrition (9 letter word)
  5. bile (4 letter word)
    • related terms: debile, debility, Bileful, bilify, bilious
  6. blotter (7 letter word)
  7. blotting (8 letter word)
    • related terms: outblotting, blotless
  8. daydream (8 letter word)
    • inflections: daydreamed, daydreaming, daydreams, daydreamt
    • related terms: daydreamlike, daydreamy, daydreamer
  9. depletion (9 letter word)
  10. digestion (9 letter word)
    • related terms: undigestion, undigestable, undigestible, indigestion, indigestible, indigestive, autodigestion, autodigestive, maldigestion, predigestion, redigestion, digestment, digesture, digestible, digester, digestor, digestant, digestive
  11. drain (5 letter word)
    • inflections: drained, draining, drains
    • related terms: counterdrain, counter-drain, overdrain, overdrainage, subdrain, subdrainage, underdrain, underdrainage, underdrainer, drainage, drainless, Drainlike, drainable, drainer, drainman
  12. dream (5 letter word)
    • inflections: dreamed, dreaming, dreams, dreamt
    • related terms: adream, Undream, outdream, overdream, redream, dreamage, dreamery, dreamful, dreamish, dreamless, dreamlet, dreamlike, Dreamware, dreamy, Dreamable, dreamer, Dreamward, dreamwise
  13. dreaming (8 letter word)
    • related terms: undreaming, undreamlike, undreamy, Undreamable, outdreaming, dreamage, dreamery, dreamful, dreamish, dreamless, dreamlet, dreamlike, Dreamware, dreamy, Dreamable, dreamer, Dreamward, dreamwise
  14. erosion (7 letter word)
    • related terms: erosible, erosive
  15. exosmosis (9 letter word)
  16. expending (9 letter word)
    • related terms: expendable, expendible, expender
  17. fantasy (7 letter word)
    • inflections: fantasied, fantasying, fantasies
    • related term: Cyberfantasy
  18. finishing (9 letter word)
    • related terms: photofinishing, photofinisher, refinishing, refinisher, finishable, finisher
  19. imbibing (8 letter word)
    • related terms: unimbibing, preimbibing, imbiber, imbibition
  20. inclusion (9 letter word)
  21. ingestion (9 letter word)
    • related terms: ingestible, ingester, ingestant, ingestive
  22. liver (5 letter word)
    • inflections: livered, livering, livers
    • related terms: deliver, delivery, unliver, unlivery, unlivable, outliver, overliver, reliver, relivable, liverish, liverless, Liverlike, livery, liverance
  23. monomania (9 letter word)
  24. mooning (7 letter word)
    • related terms: moonal, moonery, moonish, moonite, moonless, moonlet, moonlike, moonling, moony, mooner, moonman, Moonly, moonward, Moonwise
  25. muse (4 letter word)
    • inflections: mused, musing, muses
    • related terms: amuse, amusee, amusette, amusable, amuser, amusive, overmuse, musal, musery, musette, museful, musial, museist, museless, muselike, muser, musive
  26. musing (6 letter word)
    • related terms: amusing, amusee, amusette, amusable, amuser, amusive, unmusing, musal, musery, musette, museful, musial, museist, museless, muselike, muser, musive
  27. obsession (9 letter word)
    • related terms: obsessor, obsessive
  28. osmosis (7 letter word)
    • related term: exosmosis
  29. pancreas (8 letter word)
  30. saliva (6 letter word)
  31. seepage (7 letter word)
  32. spending (8 letter word)
    • related terms: unspending, unspendable, misspending, misspender, outspending, overspending, overspender, underspending, Spendaholic, spendful, spendless, Spendy, spendable, spendible, spender
  33. sponge (6 letter word)
    • inflections: sponged, sponging, sponges
    • related terms: spongian, spongoid, spongy, sponger, spongeous, spongious
  34. sponging (8 letter word)
    • related terms: spongian, spongoid, spongy, sponger, spongeous, spongious
  35. trance (6 letter word)
    • inflections: tranced, trancing, trances
    • related term: untrance
  36. wastage (7 letter word)
  37. waste (5 letter word)
    • inflections: wasted, wasting, wastes
    • related terms: awaste, E-Waste, outwaste, wastage, wastern, wastery, wastine, wasty, wastable, waster
  38. Absorb (6 letter word)
    • inflections: absorbed, absorbing, absorbs
    • related terms: unabsorb, unabsorbable, unabsorbent, overabsorb, preabsorb, preabsorbent, reabsorb, absorbable, absorbate, absorbance, absorber, absorbant, absorbent, absorbtion, absorbition
  39. Absorbed (8 letter word)
    • related terms: unabsorbed, unabsorbable, unabsorbent, Preabsorbed, reabsorbed, absorbable, absorbate, absorbance, absorber, absorbant, absorbent, absorbtion, absorbition
  40. Absorbs (7 letter word)
    • related terms: reabsorbs, absorbable, absorbate, absorbance, absorber, absorbant, absorbent, absorbtion, absorbition

Related words for the term absorption, that have the same number of characters:

  1. absorbency (10 letter word)
    • related terms: absorbable, absorbate, absorbance, absorber, absorbant, absorbent, absorbtion, absorbition
  2. adsorption (10 letter word)
  3. bemusement (10 letter word)
  4. daydreamer (10 letter word)
    • related terms: daydreamlike, daydreamy
  5. endosmosis (10 letter word)
  6. engagement (10 letter word)
    • related terms: counterengagement, disengagement, preengagement, pre-engagement, reengagement, re-engagement, engagee, engager, Engagor
  7. enmeshment (10 letter word)
  8. exhaustion (10 letter word)
    • related terms: unexhaustion, unexhaustible, unexhaustive, preexhaustion, pre-exhaustion, exhaustless, exhaustable, exhaustible, exhauster, exhaustive, Exhaustly
  9. fantasying (10 letter word)
  10. intentness (10 letter word)
    • related terms: unintentness, unintent, intention, intentation, intentive, intently
  11. involution (10 letter word)
    • related term: subinvolution
  12. meditation (10 letter word)
    • related terms: premeditation, premeditate, premeditative, remeditation, remeditate, meditate, meditance, meditant, meditative
  13. melancholy (10 letter word)
    • related terms: unmelancholy, melancholiness, melancholious, melancholily
  14. moonraking (10 letter word)
    • related term: moonraker
  15. stargazing (10 letter word)
  16. submersion (10 letter word)
    • related term: submersible

Related words for the term absorption, that have more characters:

  1. application (11 letter word)
    • related terms: inapplication, interapplication, malapplication, misapplication, misapply, Overapplication, preapplication, reapplication, reapplicant, Underapplication, applicable, applicate, applicant, applicative
  2. chemisorption (13 letter word)
    • related term: chemisorptive
  3. chemosorption (13 letter word)
    • related term: chemosorptive
  4. consumption (11 letter word)
    • related terms: overconsumption, preconsumption, underconsumption, consumptible, consumptive
  5. contemplation (13 letter word)
    • related terms: precontemplation, precontemplate, recontemplation, recontemplate, contemplable, contemplate, contemplance, contemplant, contemplative
  6. contemplativeness (17 letter word)
    • related terms: uncontemplativeness, uncontemplable, uncontemplative, contemplable, contemplate, contemplance, contemplant, contemplation, contemplative
  7. daydreaming (11 letter word)
    • related terms: daydreamlike, daydreamy, daydreamer
  8. embarrassment (13 letter word)
  9. entanglement (12 letter word)
    • related terms: unentanglement, unentangler, disentanglement, disentangler, Hydroentanglement, interentanglement, entangler
  10. expenditure (11 letter word)
    • related terms: misexpenditure, overexpenditure, preexpenditure, pre-expenditure
  11. implication (11 letter word)
    • related terms: implicate, implicant, implicity, implicative
  12. impoverishment (14 letter word)
    • related term: impoverisher
  13. infiltration (12 letter word)
    • related terms: reinfiltration, reinfiltrate, infiltrate, infiltrative
  14. involvement (11 letter word)
    • related terms: uninvolvement, disinvolvement, preinvolvement, reinvolvement, involver, involvent
  15. musefulness (11 letter word)
    • related terms: musal, musery, musette, museful, musial, museist, museless, muselike, muser, musive
  16. pensiveness (11 letter word)
    • related terms: expensiveness, expensive, overpensiveness, overpensive
  17. percolation (11 letter word)
    • related terms: repercolation, percolable, percolate, percolative
  18. predigestion (12 letter word)
  19. reflectiveness (14 letter word)
    • related terms: Unreflectiveness, irreflectiveness, irreflection, irreflective, overreflectiveness, overreflection, overreflective, reflectible, reflectance, reflecter, reflector, reflectent, reflection, reflective
  20. speculativeness (15 letter word)
    • related terms: overspeculativeness, overspeculate, overspeculation, overspeculative, speculist, speculate, speculation, speculative
  21. squandering (11 letter word)
    • related term: squanderer
  22. studiousness (12 letter word)
    • related terms: unstudiousness, unstudious, overstudiousness, overstudious, prestudiousness, prestudious, studiously
  23. thoughtfulness (14 letter word)
    • related terms: unthoughtfulness, unthoughtful, unthoughtlike, forethoughtfulness, forethoughtful, forethoughtless, overthoughtfulness, overthoughtful, prethoughtfulness, prethoughtful, thoughten, thoughtful, thought-free, thoughtless, thoughtlet, Thoughtlike, thoughtness, thoughty
  24. wastefulness (12 letter word)
    • related terms: unwastefulness, unwastable, wastage, wastern, wastery, wastine, wasty, wastable, waster
  25. wistfulness (11 letter word)
    • related terms: unwistfulness, unwistful, wistful, wistless, wister, wistly
  26. woolgathering (13 letter word)
    • related term: woolgather
  27. Bioabsorption (13 letter word)
  28. Electroabsorption (17 letter word)
  29. hyperabsorption (15 letter word)
  30. Isoabsorption (13 letter word)
  31. nonabsorption (13 letter word)
    • related term: nonabsorptive
  32. self-absorption (15 letter word)
  33. interabsorption (15 letter word)
  34. overabsorption (14 letter word)
  35. Photoabsorption (15 letter word)
  36. Preabsorption (13 letter word)
  37. reabsorption (12 letter word)
  38. absorptance (11 letter word)
    • related terms: absorption, absorptive
  39. absorptive (10 letter word)

Related phrases for the term absorption, that have fewer characters:

  1. eating up (9 character phrase)
  2. using up (8 character phrase)

Related phrases for the term absorption, that have the same number of characters:

  1. burning up (10 character phrase)
  2. deep study (10 character phrase)
  3. pipe dream (10 character phrase)
    • related term: pipe dreamer

Related phrases for the term absorption, that have more characters:

  1. Walter Mitty (12 character phrase)
  2. absence of mind (15 character phrase)
  3. absorbed attention (18 character phrase)
  4. blotting paper (14 character phrase)
  5. brown study (11 character phrase)
  6. close study (11 character phrase)
  7. deep thought (12 character phrase)
  8. depth of thought (16 character phrase)
  9. digestive system (16 character phrase)
  10. fit of abstraction (18 character phrase)
  11. gastric juice (13 character phrase)
  12. gastrointestinal tract (22 character phrase)
  13. intestinal juice (16 character phrase)
  14. muted ecstasy (13 character phrase)
  15. pancreatic digestion (20 character phrase)
  16. pancreatic juice (16 character phrase)
  17. profound thought (16 character phrase)
  18. rapt attention (14 character phrase)
  19. salivary digestion (18 character phrase)
  20. salivary glands (15 character phrase)
  21. secondary digestion (19 character phrase)
  22. wasting away (12 character phrase)
  23. wearing away (12 character phrase)
  24. wearing down (12 character phrase)
  25. Absorption (physics) (20 character phrase)

Other related term for the term absorption, that has fewer characters:

  1. taking-in (9 character term)

Other related term for the term absorption, that has the same number of characters:

  1. soaking-up (10 character term)

Other related terms for the term absorption, that have more characters:

  1. castle-building (15 character term)
    • related term: castle-builder
  2. pipe-dreaming (13 character term)
  3. single-mindedness (17 character term)
    • related term: single-mindedly

Phrases with Absorption

8 phrases starting with the word Absorption:

  1. absorption band
  2. Absorption Line
  3. absorption unit
  4. absorption factor
  5. absorption spectrum
  6. absorption indicator
  7. absorption coefficient
  8. Absorption of Radiation

3 phrases ending with the word Absorption:

  1. self-absorption
  2. Dielectric absorption
  3. coefficient of absorption

1 other phrase containing the word Absorption:

  1. Fluorine absorption dating

Share this page


Go to the pronunciation of Absorption to learn how to say it correctly!

Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary