absent-mindedness

[ ab-suhnt-mahyn-did ]SEE DEFINITION OF absent-mindedness
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His eccentricity was a combination of absent-mindedness and irritability.

You said that absent-mindedness was a love symptom, so I just got to thinkin', that's all.

He did, there was no doubt of that, but I did not believe it was his work which caused the absent-mindedness.

And my absent-mindedness was visible to Fifanti when I came to my studies with him later.

But his heart was not in the work, and his friends noted his absent-mindedness.

It is not offended at your absent-mindedness, nor jealous if you turn to other pleasures.

His absent-mindedness was a source of laughter among his sons and sons-in-law.

He is remembered by the professors he sat under chiefly for his absent-mindedness.

But at times they did chaff him about his absent-mindedness, and the far-away look in his eyes.

I acknowledge that your absent-mindedness has been providential.

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