Meaning of ABSTRACTED in English


adj. Function: adjective

withdrawn in mind and inattentive to external matters FF1C; seemed abstracted and remote FF1E;

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

Related Words: engrossed, intent, rapt; oblivious, unmindful, unminding; heedless, inattentive

Idioms: in a brown study, lost in thought, lost to the world

Contrasted Words: attentive, vigilant, watchful, wide-awake; noticing, noting, observant, seeing

Antonyms: alert

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