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Definition of the adverb absently
What does absently mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?
- in an absentminded or preoccupied manner
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by Cambridge University Press
A Franz Kafka Encyclopedia (2005)
by Richard T. Gray
begins with its protagonist, Georg Bendemann, absently gazing out the window at the surrounding city and landscape, unconsciously absorbing the setting that, in the final scene, ...
Mn, abide absently a-bide (a-bid'), 1/. L, to wait for: v. A DICTIONARY 0F 20,000 WORDS EVERY BUSINESS MAN SHOULD KNOW.
Based Upon the Unabridged Dictionary of Noah Webster : with a Reference Library and Treasury of Facts by Noah Webster, Harry Thurston Peck
absently (ab'sent-li), adv. in an abstracted manner. absinthe (English ab'sinth; French iib-sangt'), n. wormwood; a bitter aromatic ...
Dictionary, Grades 6 - 12 (2012)
Classic Reference Library by American Education Publishing
absently adv. ab•sen•tee n. An absent person. ab•sen•tee ...
by George Jotham Hagaqr
absently (ab'sent-li), adv. in an abstracted manner. absinthe (English ab'sinth; French iib-sangt'), n. wormwood; a bitter. aromatic liqueur compounded ...
The Clarendon Dictionary (1886)
A Concise Handbook of the English Language, in Orthography, Pronunciation, and Definitions for School, Home, and Business Use by William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
absently. [self. | Absent,ab-sent. ', v.r. to withdraw one's| Absentee, ab-sen-tö', n. one who is absent; a non- resident. Absolute, ab'so-lflt, a. unlimited; arbitrary.— adv. absolutely. Absoluteness ...
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Scrabble value of A1B3S1E1N1T1L1Y4
The value of this 8-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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