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synonyms for absents

  • abandon
  • blast off
  • disappear
  • escape
  • evacuate
  • exit
  • go
  • pull out
  • quit
  • remove
  • retire
  • vacate
  • withdraw
  • abdicate
  • absent
  • decamp
  • desert
  • emigrate
  • migrate
  • part
  • perish
  • scram
  • secede
  • split
  • start
  • tergiversate
  • troop
  • vanish
  • beat it
  • cut and run
  • cut out
  • get away
  • git
  • go away
  • go forth
  • hit the bricks
  • hit the road
  • hit the trail
  • make a break
  • march out
  • move on
  • move out
  • sally forth
  • say goodbye
  • set forth
  • shove off
  • slip away
  • start out
  • take leave
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antonyms for absents

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  • arrive
  • come in
  • continue
  • enter
  • fill
  • occupy
  • persevere
  • remain
  • stay
  • combine
  • come
  • join
  • linger
  • wait
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How to use absents in a sentence

The male takes no part in their education; but during this period absents himself, and wanders about alone.
THE HUNTERS' FEASTMAYNE REID
He absents himself more and more from Beethovens lodgings and spends less and less time at his own.
THE LIFE OF LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN, VOLUME III (OF 3)ALEXANDER WHEELOCK THAYER
If any member absents himself, he shall forfeit a penny for the use of the club, unless in case of sickness and imprisonment.
DISSERTATION ON THE ENGLISH LANGUAGENOAH WEBSTER, JR.
The passenger who absents himself from the concert which all other passengers attend, is both impolite and ill-bred.
BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, VOLUME 2LILLIAN EICHLER WATSON
Some castes fine a member who absents himself from the meeting.
THE TRIBES AND CASTES OF THE CENTRAL PROVINCES OF INDIA--VOLUME I (OF IV)R.V. RUSSELL
The Chevalier Bigot does not lose his politeness, however long he absents himself!
THE GOLDEN DOGWILLIAM KIRBY
Les absents ont toujours tort; and the converse of the proverb seemed to him to be equally true—the present are always right.
A SEARCH FOR A SECRET (VOL 1 OF 3)G. A. HENTY
Ce nom seul irritait le père, qui ne manquait pas de faire une réflexion désagréable; la mère défendait noblement les absents.
HISTOIRES GRISESE. EDOUARD TAVERNIER
And if the said official absents himself in any other manner he shall lose his position.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1803, VOLUME V., 1582-1583VARIOUS
The mother takes some relaxation, and frequently absents herself.
THE BIRDJULES MICHELET
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