Absence

(Roget's Thesaurus)
-->Nullibiety.
<- N
PARAG:Absence->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ absence
absence
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ inexistence
inexistence
&c. 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ nonresidence
nonresidence
absenteeism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ nonattendance
nonattendance
alibi
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ emptiness
emptiness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ void
void
vacuum
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ vacuity
vacuity
vacancy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ tabula rasa
tabula rasa
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ exemption
exemption
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ hiatus
hiatus
&c.(interval) 198
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ lipotype|
lipotype|
=>!
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ truant
truant
absentee
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ nobody
nobody
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ nobody present
nobody present
nobody on earth
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ not a soul
not a soul
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ ame qui vive
ame qui vive
PARAG:Absence->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be absent
be absent
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ keep away
keep away
keep out of the way
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ play truant
play truant
absent oneself
stay away
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ keep aloof
keep aloof
hold aloof
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ withdraw
withdraw
make oneself scarce
vacate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ go away
go away
&c. 293
PARAG:Absence->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ absent
absent
not present
away
nonresident
gone
from home
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ missing
missing
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ lost
lost
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ wanting
wanting
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ omitted
omitted
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ nowhere to be found
nowhere to be found
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ inexistence
inexistence
&c. 2
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ empty
empty
void
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ vacant
vacant
vacuous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ untenanted
untenanted
unoccupied
uninhabited
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ tenantless
tenantless
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ desert
desert
deserted
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ devoid
devoid
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ uninhabitable
uninhabitable
PARAG:Absence->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ without
without
minus
nowhere
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ elsewhere
elsewhere
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ neither here nor there
neither here nor there
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in default of
in default of
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ sans
sans
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ behind one's back
behind one's back

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • absence — ab‧sence [ˈæbsns] noun [countable, uncountable] HUMAN RESOURCES when a person is not at work, for example because they are ill: • Evelyn took charge in his absence. • The work of the department suffered because of her frequent absences. ˌleave… …   Financial and business terms

  • absence — I (nonattendance) noun abandonment, absentia, abstention, avoidance, defection, desertion, nonappearance, nonpresence, removal, truancy, withdrawal associated concepts: absence from the state, absent creditors, absent debtor, absent defendant,… …   Law dictionary

  • absence — Absence. s. f. Eloignement d une personne qui n est point dans le lieu de sa residence ordinaire. Longue, courte absence. élégie sur une absence. en mon absence. Il se dit aussi du deffaut de presence d une personne qui ne se trouve pas à une… …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • Absence — Ab sence, n. [F., fr. L. absentia. See {Absent}.] 1. A state of being absent or withdrawn from a place or from companionship; opposed to {presence}. [1913 Webster] Not as in my presence only, but now much more in my absence. Phil. ii. 12. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • absence — ► NOUN 1) the state of being away from a place or person. 2) (absence of) the non existence or lack of. ● absence makes the heart grow fonder Cf. ↑absence makes the heart grow fonder …   English terms dictionary

  • absence — (n.) late 14c., from O.Fr. absence (14c.), from L. absentia, noun of state from absentem (nom. absens), prp. of abesse be away from, be absent, from ab away (see AB (Cf. ab )) + esse to be (see ESSENCE (Cf. ess …   Etymology dictionary

  • absence — Absence, f. penac. Absentia. Absence legitime, Absentia iusta et causaria. En nostre absence, Absentibus nobis, vel absente nobis …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • absence — [n1] state of not being present absenteeism, AWOL*, cut*, French leave*, hooky*, nonappearance, nonattendance, no show*, truancy, vacancy; concept 746 Ant. existence, presence absence [n2] state of lacking something needed or usual dearth,… …   New thesaurus

  • absence — [ab′səns] n. [ME < OFr < L absentia: see ABSENT] 1. the condition of being absent, or away 2. the time of being away 3. the fact of being without; lack [in the absence of evidence] 4. inattentiveness …   English World dictionary

  • Absence — (fr., spr. Abfangs), Abwesenheit; A. d esprit (fr., spr. A. d Espri), Geistesabwesenheit …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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