Meaning of ABSENTMINDED in English

ABSENTMINDED

adj.

Pronunciation: ˌ ab-s ə nt- ' m ī n-d ə d

Function: adjective

Date: 1829

1 : lost in thought and unaware of one's surroundings or actions : PREOCCUPIED also : given to absence of mind

2 : indicative of or resulting from preoccupation or absence of mind

synonyms see ABSTRACTED

– ab · sent · mind · ed · ly adverb

– ab · sent · mind · ed · ness noun

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.