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  • adjective Alternative form of absent-minded.

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Examples

  • It all seemed a little improvisational, and Bird was even deeper in absentminded professor mode than usual, which makes me wonder what happened to the rest of the band.

    the predatory wriggle and the friendly grin

  • Like Amber, they are often described as absentminded.

    A Mind at a Time

  • Like Amber, they are often described as absentminded.

    A Mind at a Time

  • I backed away slowly, feeling an automatic hello-there kind of absentminded smile climb up on my face as a disguise.

    Darkly Dreaming Dexter

  • I backed away slowly, feeling an automatic hello-there kind of absentminded smile climb up on my face as a disguise.

    DarklyDreamingDexter

  • Tad sighed as Aubri went through the whole of his dry, impish, "absentminded" routine, first scratching his rusty-brown headfeathers meditatively (which made more dustmotes dance into the light), then staring up at the ceiling of the dwelling he shared with Judeth.

    The Silver Gryphon

  • In particular, he had watched "absentminded" and "bumbling" Aubri best Skandranon time and time again over a game of stones, so it wasn't likely that he would ever be fooled into thinking that Aubri wasn't as sharp as his human partner.

    The Silver Gryphon

  • In particular, he had watched "absentminded" and "bumbling" Aubri best Skandranon time and time again over a game of stones, so it wasn't likely that he would ever be fooled into thinking that Aubri wasn't as sharp as his human partner.

    The Silver Gryphon

  • Tad sighed as Aubri went through the whole of his dry, impish, "absentminded" routine, first scratching his rusty-brown headfeathers meditatively (which made more dustmotes dance into the light), then staring up at the ceiling of the dwelling he shared with Judeth.

    The Silver Gryphon

  • Iranian TV goes ga-ga over Obama - Heaps praise on Democrats while blasting 'absentminded'

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  • "I looked around to realize that the school had become populated while I'd been sitting there, absentminded." - Twilight, Stephanie Meyer, pg. 143

    December 1, 2010