from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Removed or separated from something else; apart.
- adj. Lost or deep in thought; preoccupied.
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- v. Simple past tense and past participle of abstract.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Separated or disconnected; withdrawn; removed; apart.
- adj. Separated from matter; abstract; ideal.
- adj. Abstract; abstruse; difficult.
- adj. Inattentive to surrounding objects; absent in mind.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Refined; exalted: as, “abstracted spiritual love,” Donne.
- Difficult; abstruse; abstract. Johnson.
- Absent in mind; absorbed; inattentive to immediate surroundings.
- Synonyms Absent, Inattentive, Abstracted, etc. See absent.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. lost in thought; showing preoccupation
abstract + -ed (Wiktionary)