Definition of Absence


  • the occurrence of an abrupt, transient loss or impairment of consciousness (which is not subsequently remembered), sometimes with light twitching, fluttering eyelids, etc.
    common in petit mal epilepsy
    - absence seizure
  • the time interval during which something or somebody is away
    "he visited during my absence"
  • failure to be present
  • the state of being absent
    "he was surprised by the absence of any explanation"
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Unscramble absence

104 unscramble word found using the letters absence.

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