Thesaurus / absent-minded

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He is moody, and absent-minded, and—and hasty, and he settles to nothing.

A Change of AirAnthony Hope

"I'm afraid I've been absent-minded," she began, remembering how often William had brought this charge against her.

Night and DayVirginia Woolf

If they found him absent-minded they excused him since he was the famous mental specialist whom everybody was proud to know.

The Wolves of GodAlgernon Blackwood

My mistress is so absent-minded that I know her heart is filled with longing for somebody.

The Little Clay Cart(Attributed To) King Shudraka

A propos of his bursting into a wrong bedroom he says: "I am absent-minded, you know."

And New York seemed twice as big, twice as absent-minded, when both letters of introduction had failed.

Winnie ChildsC. N. Williamson

She only minds about her husband's being so worn-out, so absent-minded that he cannot take pleasure in the children as she can.

They forgot errands, they did absent-minded, destructive things, they were much given to long consultations behind the woodshed.

The Adventures of Bobby OrdeStewart Edward White

He was absent-minded, evidently, but Driscoll bowed also, and pretended not to notice.

The MissourianEugene P. (Eugene Percy) Lyle

With absent-minded elaboration the man drew an irregular line upon the paper before him.

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