Search results for absent

We have found multiple words absent. Choose the one you are looking for and click on the link in its Dictionary entry column to see its detailed etymology.

Dictionary entry Language Definition
absent English (Preposition Noun Adjective) In the absence of; without. [First attested in the mid 20th century.] (obsolete) Absentee; a person who is away on occasion. [Attested from around 1350 to 1470 until the early 19th century.] [...]In the absence of; without. [First attested in the mid 20th century.] (obsolete) Absentee; a person who is away on occasion. [Attested from around 1350 to 1470 until the early 19th century.] [...]
absent English (Verb) (intransitive, obsolete) Stay away; withdraw. [Attested from around 1350 to 1470 until the late 18th century.]. (reflexive) To keep (oneself) away.. (transitive, archaic) To keep (someone) away. [...](intransitive, obsolete) Stay away; withdraw. [Attested from around 1350 to 1470 until the late 18th century.]. (reflexive) To keep (oneself) away.. (transitive, archaic) To keep (someone) away. [...]

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