: lost in thought and unaware of one's surroundings or actions : preoccupied; also : given to absence of mind
: indicative of or resulting from preoccupation or absence of mind
— ab·sent·mind·ed·ly adverb
— ab·sent·mind·ed·ness noun
Examples of ABSENTMINDED
- Her absentminded husband forgot their anniversary.
- She did the chores in an absentminded way.
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