verb (used with object)
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Origin of absent
OTHER WORDS FROM absentab·sen·ta·tion [ab-suhn-tey-shuhn], /ˌæb sənˈteɪ ʃən/, nounab·sent·er, nounab·sent·ness, nounnon·ab·sen·ta·tion, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for absent
While the giant has made efforts recently to elevate quality reporting in its algorithms, most of those ranking decisions are made absent of human judgement.Google is paying publishers more than $1 billion to create and curate high-quality content|Sara Fischer|October 1, 2020|Axios
His social studies teacher was absent, which hadn’t been announced until the night before, and he hadn’t received the Zoom link for the substitute.
Noticeably absent are the US, China, and Russia—all home to companies with Covid-19 vaccines in development.The nations opting out of a plan to ensure global access to Covid-19 vaccines|Katherine Ellen Foley|September 22, 2020|Quartz
Google, when looking at sites it knew it could trust around YMYL topics, determined that they were absent of marketing language on informational pages.
Cultural influence shapes the gendered behavior of every human on this planet, meaning we cannot measure innate sex differences absent cultural factors.No, Animals Do Not Have Genders - Facts So Romantic|Cailin O'Connor|August 26, 2020|Nautilus
Absent a body, no one can say with absolute certainty whether Castro is dead, even if all signs point in that direction.
But, they added, that body scanners are absent at local airports, which they called “this large loophole.”A Gift to the Jihadis: The Unseen Airport Security Threat|Clive Irving|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The absent turkey had been blown clean away in the hurricane force winds, I concluded.
Kate has been absent from public view since the announcment was made on September 8.
Yet without money, without access, and without readership, that history McMillan seems intent on making will be absent.It Was All a Dream: Drama, Bullshit, and the Rebirth of The Source Magazine|Alex Suskind|October 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Mrs. Palmer alone was absent from her guests, sitting at the telephone.The Relentless City|Edward Frederic Benson
But, to do the old sailor justice, his thoughts were not so much of their own situation as of the absent lads.The Boy Chums in the Gulf of Mexico|Wilmer M. Ely
Cynthia was absent again, and his mother was silent and wore a troubled look.The Landlord at Lion's Head, Complete|William Dean Howells
What wife, what maid did not yearn for you absent, and burn when you were present?The Mediaeval Mind (Volume II of II)|Henry Osborn Taylor
Canovas was at once recognized as the representative of the absent King, and the country was ready to obey his directions.The War Upon Religion|Rev. Francis A. Cunningham