inattentively


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in·at·ten·tive

 (ĭn′ə-tĕn′tĭv)
adj.
Exhibiting a lack of attention; not attentive.

in′at·ten′tive·ly adv.
in′at·ten′tive·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.inattentively - in an absentminded or preoccupied manner; "he read the letter absently"
Translations

inattentively

[ˌɪnəˈtentɪvlɪ] ADVdistraídamente

inattentively

advunaufmerksam

inattentively

[ˌɪnəˈtɛntɪvlɪ] advdistrattamente
References in classic literature ?
Tess went down the hill to Trantridge Cross, and inattentively waited to take her seat in the van returning from Chaseborough to Shaston.
Poor orphans," began Lebedeff, his face assuming a mournful air, but he stopped short, for the other looked at him inattentively, as if he had already forgotten his own remark.
They were all listening idly, inattentively, to a cheap, metallic-toned gramophone that occupied a table near at hand.
Rostov, smoking his pipe and turning his head about as the water trickled down his neck, listened inattentively, with an occasional glance at Ilyin, who was pressing close to him.
Strange thoughts are bred in passing through crowded streets should the passenger, by chance, have no exact destination in front of him, much as the mind shapes all kinds of forms, solutions, images when listening inattentively to music.
The accident happened in April 2012 when an Emirati man, who was driving recklessly and inattentively, ran into the victim's car and caused him multiple fractures.
It is surprising how the balcony of Darwish criticism in Arabic and English fails, even after twenty years of the publication of Limadha, to look out on newer things in this poem, and insists on rendering an overdressed eye, and sometimes using difficult concepts inattentively, which results in failure to evoke a new interest in the poem.
Initial investigations showed that the deceased was not only exceeding the set speed limit, but also driving inattentively, says official.
King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden's sister Princess Birgitta survived a hooked drive that nearly decapitated her as she stood innocently and inattentively on the ladies' tee.
Additionally, the ICU areas, which are supposed to be strictly controlled and sealed off to visitors have easy accessibility and visitors could be seen walking freely inside while the nurses sat inattentively at the counters.
The third 'point is that these career indecision assessments are also available in an online version that makes it possible to see whether the client filled out the questionnaire attentively and suggests caution in interpretation when the client filled out the questionnaire inattentively (Amir, Gati, & Kleiman, 2008).
Video footage shows that mother carries his baby with a sledge and left the sledge behind a car inattentively.