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  1. absent, absentminded, abstracted, scattyadjective

    lost in thought; showing preoccupation

    "an absent stare"; "an absentminded professor"; "the scatty glancing quality of a hyperactive but unfocused intelligence"

    Synonyms:
    abstracted, wanting, rattlepated, lacking, missing, scatty, scatterbrained, rattlebrained, absent

    Antonyms:
    attentive

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