Helping to share the web since 1996

Use the search bar above to find dictionary definitions - click home to search Link Centre for websites.

Dictionary definition for: Absence

1. (n) the state of being absent; "he was surprised by the absence of any explanation"

2. (n) failure to be present

3. (n) the time interval during which something or somebody is away; "he visited during my absence"

4. (n) epilepsy characterized by paroxysmal attacks of brief clouding of consciousness (a possible other abnormalities)

WordNet 2.1 Copyright Princeton University. All rights reserved.