absentmindedness absentmindedness


  • (n) preoccupation so great that the ordinary demands on attention are ignored


  1. The famous absentmindedness, so jolly in his later years, was not so benign when it came to human contact.
  2. This is something that bothers me very much: absentmindedness about people.
  3. His absentmindedness was the talk of the campus.


  • Alzheimer's Association to hold class on early memory loss

    A class titled "Aging, Absentmindedness and Alzheimer's Disease: What you need to know" will be held from 1 to 3p.m. Thursday, Sept. 12, at the Alzheimer's Association office, 21 Lower Ragsdale Drive, Monterey.
    on September 10, 2013     Source: The Monterey County Herald

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