absent-minded[ab′sənt mīn′did, -mīn′-]
- The definition of absent minded is being so lost in thought that you are forgetful or preoccupied.
An example of being absent minded is being so distracted by a problem that you forget where you parked your car.
- so dreamy or lost in thought as not to pay attention to what one is doing or what is going on around one
- habitually forgetful
(comparative more absentminded, superlative most absentminded)
- Alternative form of absent-minded.
(comparative more absent-minded, superlative most absent-minded)