inattentively inattentively


  • (adv) in an absentminded or preoccupied manner


  1. At first the wives prove faithful, but the fishermen soon make cuckolds of each other, and inattentively lose their boat and all but their lives in a storm.
  2. By that reasoning I should tell my son not to drive inattentively.
  3. But they seem casually, even inattentively deployed, coming out not as formal homages to this or that master but as a function of temperament.


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