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Absent Minded


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Absent minded is used to describe a behavioral trait when one is heedless about what is going on in the surrounding. This

happens so when the person is pre-occupied in his work and pays lesser attention what is going on around.

This is also a disease condition when the person is chronically forgetful.

Cross References:
- Absorbed, buried in thought
- Concentration difficult
- Constantly feels as if he has forgetten something
- Staring thoughtless
Thoughts, loss of

The person has a habit of forgetting his routine work. He is intelligent and can also have a scholastic background and

absent mindedness is often observed in busy people and highly qualified people or people with more of mind oriented

jobs.


Sample Usage

1. The scientist is a absent minded person. He always forgets to have breakfast and forgets the meaning of hunger.

2. Psychosis has its roots in absent mindedness



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