Definitions for absent-minded
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absent in mind; abstracted; preoccupied; forgetful or careless due to distraction; easily distracted
It took the absent-minded man twenty minutes to find his glasses on top of his head.
Origin: First attested in 1810.
absent in mind; abstracted; preoccupied
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Let the lover be disgraceful, crazy, absent-minded. Someone sober will worry about events going badly. Let the lover be.
I love Will Danoff, he's like the absent-minded professor and he has encyclopedia knowledge of stocks, if he were to leave I would have to think very hard about leaving my assets there.
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