What does absentee mean?

Definitions for absentee
ˌæb sənˈtiab·sen·tee

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. absentee(noun)

    one that is absent or not in residence


  1. absentee(Noun)

    A person who is absent from his or her employment, school, post, duty, etc.

  2. absentee(Noun)

    A landholder who lives in another district or country than the one in which his estate is situated.

  3. absentee(Noun)

    One that is nonextistent or lacking.

  4. absentee(Adjective)

    Pertaining to one that is absent.

  5. absentee(Adjective)

    Not in residence.

  6. Origin: * First attested in 1537.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Absentee(noun)

    one who absents himself from his country, office, post, or duty; especially, a landholder who lives in another country or district than that where his estate is situated; as, an Irish absentee


  1. Absentee

    Absentee are a band from London, signed to Memphis Industries. They are Dan Michaelson, Melinda Bronstein, Babak Ganjei, Laurie Earle and Che Albrighton.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of absentee in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of absentee in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of absentee in a Sentence

  1. Donald Trump:

    This guy has a number one, the number one absentee record in the United States Senate.

  2. The Cruz campaign:

    Because a caucus does not provide for early or absentee voting, it is a true test of a ground game: the ability of campaigns to identify, win over, and deliver voters.

  3. Gwinnett County spokesman Joe Sorenson:

    The handling of absentee ballot applications and the acceptance and rejection of ballots by Gwinnett County( have) complied with the law and will continue to do so.

  4. Lisa Britt:

    The absentee ballot fraud that occurred in the 9th Congressional District effectively disenfranchised voters in that district, north Carolina voters should be confident that state officials will continue to be vigilant and pursue any individuals or organizations that attempt to undermine our elections. Democracy is best served by holding those who attempt to thwart North Carolina accountable.

  5. Michael Kleinrock:

    Some of the unforeseen costs of having sicker absentee employees are their replacement costs.

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