from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. In an abstracted manner; separately; with absence of mind.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In an abstracted or absent manner.
- In the abstract; in a separated state, or in contemplation only.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. in an absentminded or preoccupied manner
abstracted + -ly (Wiktionary)