Abstractedness
Abstractedness Ab*stract"ed*ness, n. The state of being abstracted; abstract character. [1913 Webster]

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  • abstractedness — noun see abstracted …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • abstractedness — See abstractedly. * * * …   Universalium

  • abstractedness — noun The state of being abstracted; abstract character …   Wiktionary

  • abstractedness — É™b stræktɪdnɪs n. preoccupation, absent mindedness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • abstractedness — ab·stract·ed·ness …   English syllables

  • abstractedness — noun preoccupation with something to the exclusion of all else • Syn: ↑abstraction • Derivationally related forms: ↑abstracted • Hypernyms: ↑preoccupation, ↑preoccupancy, ↑absorption, ↑en …   Useful english dictionary

  • abstracted — adjective Date: 1643 1. withdrawn in mind ; inattentive to one s surroundings < said hello but seemed abstracted > 2. abstract 4 < abstracted geometric shapes > • abstractedly adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Horia Creangă — Infobox Architect name=Horia Creangă mother= father= nationality=Romanian birth date=birth date|1892| | birth place= , death date=death date and age|1943| | | | death place= , Romania significant buildings=Aro building|Horia Creangă (1892 ndash;… …   Wikipedia

  • abstracted — abstractedly, adv. abstractedness, n. /ab strak tid/, adj. lost in thought; deeply engrossed or preoccupied. [1605 15; ABSTRACT + ED2] Syn. See absent minded. * * * …   Universalium

  • Walter Mitty — Synonyms and related words: absence of mind, absentmindedness, absorption, abstractedness, abstraction, bemusement, brown study, castle building, daydream, daydreamer, daydreaming, depth of thought, dream, dreaming, engrossment, fantasy,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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