The definition of absent minded is being so lost in thought that you are forgetful or preoccupied.adjective
An example of being absent minded is being so distracted by a problem that you forget where you parked your car.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
- 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
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- abˌsent-mindˈed·ly adverb
- abˌsent-mindˈed·ness noun