If someone's eyes are unfocused, they are open, but not looking at anything. ⇒ Her eyes were unfocused, as if she were staring inside at her memories of the day. ⇒ ...his unfocused gaze.
2. graded adjective & adjective If you describe someone's feelings or plans as unfocused, you are criticizing them because they do not seem to be clearly formed or have any clear purpose. [disapproval] ⇒ But for now, she is in the grip of a blind, unfocused anger. ⇒ It is not perhaps surprising that the administration now appears so indecisive and unfocused.
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