Simple Definition of abstracted
: not paying attention to what is happening or being said : thinking of other things
Full Definition of abstracted
1 : withdrawn in mind : inattentive to one's surroundings <said hello but seemed abstracted>
2 : abstract 4 <abstracted geometric shapes>
Examples of abstracted in a sentence
She said hello but she seemed a bit abstracted.
<the man on the train seemed somewhat abstracted, and he did indeed forget to get off at his stop>
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