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Word: distrait

Definition: absentminded; distracted


More Vocab Words

::: lionize - treat (a person) as a celebrity
::: impart - grant a share of; make known; Ex. news to impart
::: somnolent - half asleep; drowsy; N. somnolence
::: cognizance - knowledge; ADJ. cognizant; having knowledge; aware
::: anoint - consecrate; put oil on (in a religious ceremony)
::: equilibrium - balance of opposing forces; balance of the mind; equanimity
::: cloying - distasteful (because excessive); excessively sweet or sentimental; V. cloy: become unpleasant through too much sweetness or excess
::: expansive - (of a person) outgoing and sociable; broad and extensive; able to increase in size
::: misogynist - hater of woman; CF. misogyny
::: sordid - filthy; foul; base; vile; Ex. sordid bed/story