Part of speech:
The definition of absent is something that does not exist.
Missing or lost:
Not to be found; missing
Being at hand or in attendance:
Filler after a demonstrative pronoun but before the noun it modifies, solely for emphasis.
Designating or of an object displayed as or as part of a work of art, that is a natural object or an ordinary man-made article
No longer in one's possession
(Often of a political dissident) Caused to disappear.
Distant in space, time, or nature; remote.
(Following the noun modified) At a specified distance in space, time, or figuratively.
To wander from or become ignorant of:
To omit; ignore
To manage; supervise:
To drop (troops or supplies) by parachute; airdrop
To omit is to leave something out or to fail to do something.
To yearn is defined as to want something strongly.
To do (something) badly or awkwardly
To fail to go off, or be discharged
Ignore is defined as to deliberately disregard, or to avoid noticing.
To forget is defined as to let a memory or a feeling go away.
(Archaic) To be affected with want; to come short; to lack; to be deficient or unprovided; used with of.
(Obs.) To go astray; wander
To disregard is defined as to ignore or treat with a lack of respect.
To want sexually
To refrain from (doing something):
To shoot or go too far
To make several awkward attempts to catch or hold (a ball, etc.)
To waste time, shirk one's duties, etc.
To lose one's grasp on (a football, etc.) while trying to catch or hold it
To be in great need of
Waste is defined as to destroy, wear away or use up.
To bat against (a pitcher or kind of pitch) successfully:
To be successful in coming or going:
To go under cover.
To go over or pass quickly through.
To stop the movement or progress of:
To get possession of by unscrupulous methods
To seize hold of.
To keep oneself from doing, engaging in, or partaking of something; refrain:
To be in need or want.
To grow vigorously; flourish:
(Informal) Not to attend (some event, especially a class or a meeting).
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