Words nearby absently
How to use absently in a sentence
Oh,” said Kenney absently, “I was wondering what happened to that.Doug Kenney: The Odd Comic Genius Behind ‘Animal House’ and National Lampoon|Robert Sam Anson|March 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Absently his hands wandered through the pockets, and found his purse and the money in an outside pocket.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
She led Isabel over to Mrs. Kaye, who sat alone on a small sofa, sipping her coffee and absently puffing at a cigarette.
For another minute or two he sat there without speaking, absently flipping pebbles over the bank.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
"Certainly—certainly," murmured the Assistant Commissioner, glancing up absently.Dope|Sax Rohmer
He was a fat little man who sat habitually with a hand on either knee, which he clawed absently both in conversation and thought.