Absent Meaning and Definition


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What is the definition Absent? What is its meaning in the dictionary? Words ending with Absent, Antonyms, Derivations, Example sentences, How to pronounce? Synonyms, Words starting with Absent, Related sentences and more...

Absent meaning

Word: Absent

How to pronounce: ˈæbsənt

Adjective

Definitions:

1. Not present in a place, at an occasion, or as part of something.

Example sentences: "Most students were absent from school at least once"

2. (of an expression or manner) showing that someone is not paying attention to what is being said or done.

Example sentences: "She looked up with an absent smile"

Transitive verb

Definitions:

1. Go away or remain away.

Example sentences: "Halfway through the meal, he absented himself from the table"

Preposition

Definitions:

1. Without.

Example sentences: "Employees could not be fired absent other evidence"


Synonyms:

missing

lack

be absent

nonexistent

in the absence

be missing

lacking

away

out

without

abstracted

distracted


Antonyms:

present

be

exist

have

be present

possess

be in


Derivations:

absented

absenting

absence

absently


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Absent in Other Languages...

Spanish: Ausente

German: Abwesend

French: Absent

Italian: Assente

Turkish: Bulunmayan


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