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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Not present; away. Missing.

Usage examples (37)
  • With most people lovability is not absent - it is merely undiscovered.
  • An absent stare
  • Kabila was notably from absent from the Southern African
  • That reality is largely absent from the TARP panel's reports. for more
Tutoring comment
  • Someone who was "absent" (not present) would not have noticed that there was no "absinth(e)", a liqueur that tastes like licorice.
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