Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

adj. - Having the attention diverted especially because of anxiety; Affected with madness or insanity.

Usage examples (37)
  • Adjective : She tossed several rocks to the far left and slipped past the distracted sentry
  • Share this! previous posts keeping my brain distracted ....
  • I never felt distracted from the text or that it was forgotten.
  • So many things kept me distracted from the wars that came after. for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.