What does distracted mean?

Definitions for distracted
dɪˈstræk tɪddis·tract·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. distracted, distrait(adj)

    having the attention diverted especially because of anxiety


  1. distracted(Adjective)

    having one's attention diverted; preoccupied

  2. distracted(Adjective)


Webster Dictionary

  1. Distracted

    of Distract

  2. Distracted(adj)

    mentally disordered; unsettled; mad

How to pronounce distracted?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say distracted in sign language?

  1. distracted


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of distracted in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of distracted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of distracted in a Sentence

  1. Oscar Auliq-Ice:

    Nobody must be distracted in this fight for life, because out of all values, the most important one is life itself.

  2. Francis de Sales:

    If the heart wanders or is distracted, bring it back to the point quite gently and replace it tenderly in its Master's presence. And even if you did nothing during the whole of your hour but bring your heart back and place it again in Our Lord's presence, though it went away every time you brought it back, your hour would be very well employed.

  3. Jakob Stott:

    We now have an opportunity to accelerate revenue and profit growth ... there are other banks that are distracted for many reasons.

  4. Ruth Milanaik:

    It only takes one second for a child to get hurt, if you’re distracted by your cellphone, answering a text or going through your email, then your eyes are not on the children.

  5. Ben Lieberman:

    Once people were held accountable for drunk driving, that’s when the situation improved, we have got to address the problem of distracted driving and the place to address the problem of distracted driving is where accidents happen.

Images & Illustrations of distracted

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