absentmindedly love

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  • adverb Alternative form of absent-mindedly.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adverb in an absentminded or preoccupied manner

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Examples

  • Although at moments he saw in imagination the romance of the fact that England had acquired an Empire "absentmindedly" through Englishmen with the solitary spirit of adventure and discovery, yet he had an unfortunate habit of abusing the Dominions.

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  • I wore the book as much as I read it, 'absentmindedly' holding it in one hand on the street even when I was carrying a satchel of books in the other, 'casually' parking it atop my notebook next to my coffee cup wherever I sat.

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  • I wore the book as much as I read it, 'absentmindedly' holding it in one hand on the street even when I was carrying a satchel of books in the other, 'casually' parking it atop my notebook next to my coffee cup wherever I sat.

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  • Although at moments he saw in imagination the romance of the fact that England had acquired an Empire "absentmindedly" through Englishmen with the solitary spirit of adventure and discovery, yet he had an unfortunate habit of abusing the Dominions.

    Gilbert Keith Chesterton

  • "Maybe -- maybe they did it kind of absentmindedly," Pee-Wee said.

    Pee-Wee Harris

  • Almost a month having elapsed since the liniment cake episode, it was high time for her to get into fresh trouble of some sort, little mistakes, such as absentmindedly emptying a pan of skim milk into a basket of yarn balls in the pantry instead of into the pigs 'bucket, and walking clean over the edge of the log bridge into the brook while wrapped in imaginative reverie, not really being worth counting.

    Anne of Green Gables

  • Barry "absentmindedly" gets Hal the cereal that Hal hates.

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  • "absentmindedly" holding it in one hand on the street even when I was carrying a satchel of books in the other, "casually" parking it atop my notebook next to my coffee cup wherever I sat.

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  • It was a good thing that I won the big prize because I had absentmindedly overlooked applying to college!

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  • In a manner very similar to how radical Muslims take passages out of context, conservative Christians absentmindedly forget to read the entire chapter.

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