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1) absent. The American Heritage« Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...1. Not present; missing: absent friends; absent parents. 2. Not existent; lacking: a country in which morality is absent. 3. Exhibiting or feeling inattentiveness:...

2) 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,...

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

4) absent-mindedness. Roget s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition. 1995.
...The condition of being so lost in solitary thought as to be unaware of one's surroundings: abstraction, bemusement, brown study, daydreaming, muse2, reverie, study,...

5) 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...

6) abstracted, absent, absent-minded, agitated, distracted, abstractedly, absently, absent-mindedly, agitatedly, distractedly. The Columbia Guide to Standard American English. 1993
...Someone abstracted or figuratively absent is wrapped up in thought; someone distracted is shaken, clearly unable to concentrate; someone agitated is excited, upset;...

7) Absent Man (The). Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...The character of Bruyere s Absent Man, translated in the Spectator and exhibited on the stage, is a caricature of Comte de Brancas. 1...

8) absent. The Columbia Guide to Standard American English. 1993
...wider and more general use, especially in introductory (albeit somewhat formal) clauses: Absent better news from the Middle East, the market will almost certainly...

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

10) absent without leave. The American Heritage« Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Absent from one's assigned military post or duties without official permission; AWOL....

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