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Synonyms and Antonyms of focused

  1. 1 having the mind fixed on something was focused on the football game and didn't hear me knock Synonyms absorbed, deep, engrossed, enthralled, attentive (also focussed), immersed, intent, observant, raptRelated Words engaged, interested, intrigued, involved; hypnotized, mesmerized; alert, alive, conscious, open-eyed, watchful, wide-awakeNear Antonyms daydreaming, dreamy, faraway, foggy, hazy, lost, oblivious, preoccupied, remote; apathetic, disinterested, uninterestedAntonyms absent, absentminded, abstracted, distracted, inattentive, inobservant, unabsorbed, unfocused (also unfocussed)

  2. 2 not divided or scattered among several areas of interest or concern a focused effort to provide shelter for the homeless during the winter Synonyms all, concentrated, entire, exclusive, whole (also focussed), undividedRelated Words absolute, complete, full, lump, teetotal, thorough, total, unadulterated, unalloyed, unqualified, utter; comprehensive, intact, integral, perfect, unbrokenNear Antonyms deficient, fragmental, fragmentary, halfway, incomplete, partialAntonyms diffuse, divided, scattered

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