Plotz was, by his own estimation, an inattentive Jew, a biblical ignoramus.
The Row is understated, luxurious, and inattentive to trends.
She never liked her mother—a frigid and inattentive woman—but adored her father.
He was then found to be very distractible and inattentive, seemed suspicious and excited and assumed stiff attitudes.
Spoken to a person who is inattentive to what has been said to him, and who asks to have it repeated.
The careless, inattentive man, who leaves his bees unnoticed from October till May, will be likely to complain of ill success.
I tried hard to teach her my sign language, but she was dull and inattentive.
The tutor was an impatient old gentleman and the pupil was so inattentive that his knuckles were sharply rapped with a ruler.
The lady said Miss Vezzis was a bad, dirty nurse and inattentive.
No longer listless or inattentive, her face was brightened by smiles.