Meaning of ABSENT in English

ABSENT

adj. Function: adjective

1 not now present FF1C; all missed their absent friend FF1E;

Synonyms: away, gone, lacking, missing, omitted, wanting

Antonyms: present

2

Synonyms: ABSTRACTED , absentminded, bemused, distrait, faraway, inconscient, lost, preoccupied

Related Words: absorbed; forgetful, heedless

Contrasted Words: attending, hearkening, listening; considerate, thoughtful

Antonyms: attentive

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.