Engrossing in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Engrossing

Utterly consuming one's time and attention. | present participle of engross | The act of one who engrosses, or buys up wholesale.

Short Example Sentence for Engrossing

  • 1. It is a deeply engrossing tale. 🔊
  • 2. But "the secret" was really more engrossing just now. 🔊
  • 3. An engrossing story of English social and political life. 🔊
  • 4. Sophie was engrossing Gaiton, and Tod sat down to ecarte. 🔊
  • 5. It kept me from dwelling too exclusively on one engrossing subject. 🔊
  • 6. I mean they would have been spent in work as engrossing and as hard. 🔊
  • 7. With these humble beings love is an honest, engrossing concern. 🔊
  • 8. But journalism, engrossing as it is, did not take all of her time. 🔊
  • 9. Then fame came to her, great sorrow and engrossing duties to me. 🔊
  • 10. With these humble beings, love is an honest, engrossing concern. 🔊
  • 11. He knew that he was interesting us, engrossing us, and that was his reward. 🔊
  • 12. My work in London was more tedious and engrossing than I had expected. 🔊

How to use Engrossing in Sentence?

  • 1. Words cannot describe the strange and engrossing excitement which the bull-fight inspires. 🔊
  • 2. This mastery of a fellow creature was by far the most engrossing pastime life had offered her. 🔊
  • 3. It was better, more interesting than the most engrossing story they had ever read. 🔊
  • 4. If it be the first child, there is danger lest it be too engrossing to the young mother. 🔊
  • 5. The romance of the past few weeks, the engrossing interest, all suddenly collapsed. 🔊
  • 6. Havoc A brilliant and engrossing story of love, mystery, and international intrigue. 🔊
  • 7. I thought of Miss Bessie with her roguish eyes, and wondered what themes were now engrossing her. 🔊
  • 8. All this is over and above the engrossing duty which society imposes exclusively on women, of making themselves charming. 🔊
  • 9. It was the beginning of my realizing what came afterward to be such a bitter and engrossing need with me, the need of money. 🔊
  • 10. But all remorse for that, was swallowed up in the one engrossing thought and desire which had usurped my soul for the days just passed. 🔊
  • 11. Hardly a lesson passed in which he did not, during the intervals for rest, tell some anecdotes of the most engrossing interest. 🔊
  • 12. As they walked on, it may well be supposed that the strange occurrences of the last few hours were the engrossing theme of their discourse. 🔊
  • 13. The father and mother loved each other, their very limitations made their engrossing interest, they were contented to be discontented. 🔊
  • 14. Surprises, strange and startling, are concealed in every chapter of this completely engrossing detective story. 🔊
  • 15. Her present thoughts were so delectable and engrossing that Missy did not always hear when she was spoken to. 🔊
  • 16. Then she dusted the parlour, including all the bric-a-brac, which made dusting here an engrossing occupation. 🔊
  • 17. It was an engrossing study to observe how skillfully he kept us concealed from view of the enemy, by keeping rolls of the prairie between us. 🔊
  • 18. I went, a little disturbed, lest he might have some complaint to make of the engrossing nature of my present occupations. 🔊
  • 19. Her father turned to her with sudden tenderness, though the frown produced by some engrossing train of thought still gathered his heavy brows. 🔊
  • 20. This is a most engrossing work, whether considered as a political revelation, a personal narrative, or a story of adventure. 🔊
  • 21. With a pail of sand, a broken lead-pencil and several bits of twig, the baby had concocted an engrossing game. 🔊
  • 22. Yet if his range of idea is narrow and engrossing in details, his aim is to get worship, to be recognised as the best in his little sphere. 🔊
  • 23. I began to say how it was that the Gift took care of itself while Forester was engrossing the family attention. 🔊