I thought of all the absent-minded things he might do, but I never thought of this, no, I never!
Winnie maintained that he was much less “absent-minded” now.
“Of course,” repeated the great man, with a sort of absent-minded loftiness.
"I will think about it," replied my mother in an absent-minded way.
His face was downcast and he put the dishes on the table in an absent-minded ...