Origin of absentee
Examples from the Web for absentees
Contemporary Examples of absentees
Everyone, of course, was too polite to inquire about the embarrassing number of absentees.There’s Only One Way to Beat ISIS: Work With Assad and Iran
Leslie H. Gelb
October 18, 2014
“We have a pretty good lead, but who knows where the absentees are going to go,” Moffatt said.Palin's New Man in Alaska
August 26, 2010
Historical Examples of absentees
Mr. Barlee: One more cheer for the absentees--Mr. Forrest's companions.Explorations in Australia
Absentees and loiterers were hurried to their boxes by horse-patrols.Diderot and the Encyclopdists
The General is becoming excited on the subject of absentees.The Citizen-Soldier
What have you seen in Bangkok, Miss Blanche, that the absentees have not seen?
We had to ask no end of questions about Siam because the lecture was postponed for the absentees.
- a person who is absent
- (as modifier)an absentee voter