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distraite

[ dih-streyt; French dees-tret ]
/ dɪˈstreɪt; French disˈtrɛt /
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adjective
(of a woman) inattentive because of distracting worries, fears, etc.; absent-minded.
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Origin of distraite

1840–50; <French, feminine of distraitdistrait
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