absent

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Synonyms for absent

Synonyms for absent

not present

deficient in a usual or needed amount

so lost in thought as to be unaware of one's surroundings

Synonyms for absent

go away or leave

Synonyms

not being in a specified place

Antonyms

nonexistent

lost in thought

References in classic literature ?
then he recollected an engagement and, dropping all, absented himself
Pickwick should be called upon to explain his conduct, and to state distinctly why he had thus absented himself from the society of his admiring friends.