German translation of 'absently'
Example Sentences Including 'absently'
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He was silent for a long time, scratching his cheek absently, chewing on his lower lip.THE TEACHER (1993)
He flicked his gold Dunhill lighter absently, glancing at the clock.CORMORANT (1993)
With the other - fingers splayed out - she was absently stroking her left thigh.THE IMAGE OF LAURA (1993)
She was perched on the edge of the couch, using the remote control to flick absently through the television channels.CODE BREAKER (1993)
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Translation of absently from the Collins English to German
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