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1) absent-minded. Roget s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition. 1995.
...So lost in thought as to be unaware of one's surroundings: absent, abstracted, bemused, distrait, faraway, inattentive, preoccupied. a million miles away. See ABILITY,...

2) absent-minded. The American Heritage« Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Deep in thought and heedless of present circumstances or activities; preoccupied. absent-mindedĚly -ADVERBabsent-mindedĚness -NOUN...

3) absent-minded, absent-mindedly. The Columbia Guide to Standard American English. 1993
...See ABSTRACTED; DISTRAIT. 1...

4) abstracted, absent, absent-minded, agitated, distracted, abstractedly, absently, absent-mindedly, agitatedly, distractedly. The Columbia Guide to Standard American English. 1993
...is shaken, clearly unable to concentrate; someone agitated is excited, upset; someone absent-minded is forgetful and inattentive. The adverbs are similarly distinctive....

5) Distrait (French). Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...Absent-minded. 1...

6) 14753. Cooley, Mason. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:14753 QUOTATION:Most of my decisions in life seem absent-minded but inevitable. ATTRIBUTION:Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Twelfth...

7) 61389. Tolstoy, Leo. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:61389 QUOTATION:The best generals I have known were . stupid or absent-minded men. Not only does a good army commander not need any special qualities, on the...

8) 181. Tom Merritt. Masters, Edgar Lee. 1916. Spoon River Anthology
...AT first I suspected something— She acted so calm and absent-minded. And one day I heard the back door shut, As I entered the front, and I saw him slink Back of the...

9) abstracted. Roget s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition. 1995.
...So lost in thought as to be unaware of one's surroundings: absent, absent-minded, bemused, distrait, faraway, inattentive, preoccupied. a million miles away. See...

10) preoccupied. Roget s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition. 1995.
...1. So lost in thought as to be unaware of one's surroundings: absent, absent-minded, abstracted, bemused, distrait, faraway, inattentive. a million miles away. See...

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