abstracted

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  • The abstracted man before her seemed dead to every sight and sound around him. Cited from The Missing Bride, by Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
  • Some cover the face, some the whole head and are often highly abstracted forms.
  • If then they view him in this abstracted light, they can view him only as an equal. Cited from A Portraiture of Quakerism, Volume III (of 3), by Thomas Clarkson
  • Therefore the soul should be abstracted from the body in every way. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part I-II (Pars Prima Secundae), Saint Thomas Aquinas
  • When he turned again to his lesson, he found his book had been abstracted. Cited from Louis' School Days, by E. J. May
  • Institution like this are being established till now which can not be abstracted in few words.
  • She turned her head and considered him with abstracted eyes. Cited from Christopher and Columbus, by Countess Elizabeth Von Arnim
  • He had been more or less abstracted during the entire dinner. Cited from Mrs. Red Pepper, by Grace S. Richmond
  • And for a moment the man's eyes were abstracted, as if in deep thought. Cited from The Half-Hearted, by John Buchan
  • On the boat I used to notice you because you were so quiet and abstracted. Cited from The Trail of '98, by Robert W. Service
  • He looked a little abstracted, and turned as if to go. Cited from Frontier Stories, by Bret Harte
  • She was no longer so self-absorbed, and so abstracted, as she once was. Cited from The Lady of the Ice, by James De Mille
  • If abstracted using functions, function calls become necessary for many operations which are native to some other languages.
  • When some more noisy and very young people arrived, she was too abstracted to talk to them. Cited from The Vehement Flame, by Margaret Wade Campbell Deland
  • She became more abstracted than usual in her efforts to recover it. Cited from Post Haste, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • The child's long abstracted gaze ended by drawing my lady's attention. Cited from The Vicissitudes of Bessie Fairfax, by Harriet Parr (AKA Holme Lee)
  • When he said that mother was more abstracted than ever, he sighed. Cited from The Morgesons, by Elizabeth Stoddard
  • Yet for some time it was difficult to see how the book was to be abstracted without his brother's knowledge. Cited from Story-Lives of Great Musicians, by Francis Jameson Rowbotham
  • Her own concerns made her abstracted, and I was very glad of it. Cited from That Affair Next Door, by Anna Katharine Green
  • Consider the most beautiful forms; what remains behind after you have abstracted from them the creative principle within? Cited from German Classics of the 19th & 20th Centuries, Vol V, Ed. by Francke
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Root form of abstracted is abstract for the verb.

Words starting with abstracted

Meaning of abstracted

  • verb Consider a concept without thinking of a specific example; consider abstractly or theoretically
  • verb Consider apart from a particular case or instance
    Let's abstract away from this particular example
  • verb Give an abstract (of)