Absent : Synonyms and Antonyms


( Adjective )

When I spoke to him, he looked at me in an absent way, but he did not answer.


1. Missing

2. Away

3. gone

4. lacking

5. nonexistent

6. not present

7. not attachment

8. elsewhere

Contextual Examples:

Christmas is only a week away.

The hammer is missing from my tool box

The book was interesting but lacking in originality.

Our favorite restaurant was full, we had to go elsewhere.


1. Attendant

2. Present

3. alert

4. attentive

5. aware

6. conscious

Contextual Examples:

Were you present when the news was announced?

Although he is eighty, his mind is still remarkably alert.

A good hostess is always attentive to the needs of her guests.

She became aware that something was burning.

The Synonyms and Antonyms form an integral part of the English Language. Acquaintance with the vocabulary of the English language is a necessity for effective expression either in written or in an oral from. Synonyms are nothing but the similar meanings of a particular word or its semantic relation. A Synonym is a word or a phrase that means the same as another word or a phrase in the same language. Antonyms are the negative connotation of a particular word. An Antonym is a word or phrase that is opposite in meaning to a particular word or a phrase in the same language.

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