abstractedly

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

abstracted +‎ -ly

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /əbˈstɹæk.tɪd.li/
  • (US) IPA(key): /æbˈstɹæk.tɪd.li/, /əbˈstɹæk.tɪd.li/

Adverb[edit]

abstractedly (comparative more abstractedly, superlative most abstractedly)

  1. In an abstracted manner; separately; with absence of mind. [First attested in the mid 17th century.][1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ “abstractedly” in Lesley Brown, editor-in-chief; William R. Trumble and Angus Stevenson, editors, The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary on Historical Principles, 5th edition, Oxford; New York, N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 2002, ISBN 978-0-19-860457-0, page 10.