Absorbent: definitions, synonyms, antonyms, examples and more!

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Meanings Frequency Definitions Examples Parts of Speech Synonyms Antonyms Hypernym Attributes
absorptive 1 Having power or capacity or tendency to absorb or soak up something (liquids or energy etc.) as absorbent as a sponge Adjective absorbefacient, assimilating, hygroscopic, receptive, shock-absorbent, spongy, thirsty No Data No Data absorbency
absorbent material 0 A material having capacity or tendency to absorb another substance No Data Noun No Data No Data sorbent No Data
absorbent 0 A material having capacity or tendency to absorb another substance No Data Noun No Data No Data sorbent No Data
absorbent 0 Having power or capacity or tendency to absorb or soak up something (liquids or energy etc.) as absorbent as a sponge Adjective absorbefacient, assimilating, hygroscopic, receptive, shock-absorbent, spongy, thirsty nonabsorbent No Data absorbency
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How many meanings does the word "Absorbent" have?

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The word "Absorbent" has 4 meanings. The most frequent meaning is absorptive.

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What are the hyponyms for the word "Absorbent"?

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The word "Absorbent" has 2 hyponyms which are: absorbent material, adsorbent.

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Is the word "Absorbent" very frequent in Wordnet’s lexical database?

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The word "Absorbent" has a maximum frequency of 1.

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What are the synonyms for the word "Absorbent"?

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The word "Absorbent" has 7 synonyms which are: absorbefacient, assimilating, hygroscopic, receptive, shock-absorbent, spongy, thirsty.

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