Meaning of ABSENT in English
▪ completely , entirely , quite , totally , wholly
▪ almost , virtually
▪ conspicuously , markedly , notably , noticeably , strikingly
Local people were conspicuously ~ from the meeting.
▪ curiously , strangely
He now played with a passion that had been strangely ~ from his previous performance.
He was ~ from work for two weeks.
▪ ~ without leave (= without permission)
soldiers who go ~ without leave
Absent is used with these nouns: ↑ father , ↑ husband , ↑ parent
Oxford Collocations English Dictionary. Оксфордский английский словарь словосочетаний . 2012