Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who absents himself.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who absents one's self.

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  • adjective rare comparative form of absent: more absent

Etymologies

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absent +‎ -er

Examples

  • But this was not to be allowed, and their persecutors at last fell on the method of calling a roll of the parishioners 'names every Sabbath, and marking a fine of twenty shillings Scots to the name of each absenter.

    Lay Morals

  • If you're interested, drop a line to naz at absenter dot org.

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  • If you're interested, drop a line to naz at absenter dot org.

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  • If you're interested, drop a line to naz at absenter dot org.

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  • But this was not to be allowed, and their persecutors at last fell on the method of calling a roll of the parishioners’ names every Sabbath, and marking a fine of twenty shillings Scots to the name of each absenter.

    Lay Morals

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