adverb see distracted

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Distractedly — Dis*tract ed*ly, adv. Disjointedly; madly. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • distractedly — adv. Distractedly is used with these verbs: ↑reply …   Collocations dictionary

  • distractedly — adverb in a distracted manner (Freq. 1) Come in, he said distractedly • Derived from adjective: ↑distracted …   Useful english dictionary

  • distractedly — See distracted. * * * …   Universalium

  • distractedly — adverb In a distracted manner …   Wiktionary

  • distractedly — adv. in a distracted manner, without one s full attention; confusedly, in an agitated manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • distractedly — dis·tract·ed·ly …   English syllables

  • distractedly — See: distracted …   English dictionary

  • distracted — distractedly, adv. distractedness, n. /di strak tid/, adj. 1. having the attention diverted: She tossed several rocks to the far left and slipped past the distracted sentry. 2. rendered incapable of behaving, reacting, etc., in a normal manner,… …   Universalium

  • distracted — [[t]dɪstræ̱ktɪd[/t]] ADJ GRADED If you are distracted, you are not concentrating on something because you are worried or are thinking about something else. She had seemed curiously distracted... She seemed less like a poetess than a distracted… …   English dictionary

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