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inattentiveadjective

uk   /ˌɪn.əˈten.tɪv/  us   /-t̬ɪv/ disapproving
(Definition of inattentive from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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inattentiveadjective

 us   /ˌɪn·əˈten·tɪv/
not ​listening to what is being said or giving ​yourattention to what is ​happening: Barbara has been inattentive in ​classlately.
(Definition of inattentive from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “inattentive”
in Spanish poco atento, distraído, despistado…
in Vietnamese lơ là…
in Malaysian tidak memberikan perhatian…
in Thai เพิกเฉย…
in French inattentif…
in German unaufmerksam…
in Chinese (Simplified) 漫不经心的,不注意的…
in Indonesian lalai, kurang memperhatikan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 漫不經心的,不注意的…
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