abstracted

[ ab-strak-tid ]
/ æbˈstræk tɪd /

adjective

lost in thought; deeply engrossed or preoccupied.

Origin of abstracted

First recorded in 1605–15; abstract + -ed2

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British Dictionary definitions for abstractedly

abstracted

/ (æbˈstræktɪd) /

adjective

lost in thought; preoccupied
taken out or separated; extracted

Derived Forms

abstractedly, adverbabstractedness, noun
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