unfocused

adjective un·fo·cused \ ˌən-ˈfō-kəst \
variants: or less commonly unfocussed

Definition of unfocused

1 :not adjusted to a focus
2 :not concentrated on one point or objective
  • unfocused rage

Examples of unfocused in a Sentence

  1. an unfocused approach to studying

  2. Your essay seems unfocused and unclear.

  3. She has lots of unfocused energy.

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First Known Use of unfocused

1886


UNFOCUSED Defined for English Language Learners

unfocused

adjective

Definition of unfocused for English Language Learners

  • : not relating to or directed toward one specific thing (such as a particular goal or task)

  • : not looking at anything specific


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