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Wordnet 3.0

ADJECTIVE (2)

1. lacking sense or discretion;
- Example: "his rattlebrained crackpot ideas"
- Example: "how rattlepated I am! I've forgotten what I came for"- Glenway Westcott
[syn: rattlebrained, rattlepated, scatterbrained, scatty]

2. lost in thought; showing preoccupation;
- Example: "an absent stare"
- Example: "an absentminded professor"
- Example: "the scatty glancing quality of a hyperactive but unfocused intelligence"
[syn: absent, absentminded, abstracted, scatty]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

scatty adj 1: lacking sense or discretion; "his rattlebrained crackpot ideas"; "how rattlepated I am! I've forgotten what I came for"- Glenway Westcott [syn: rattlebrained, rattlepated, scatterbrained, scatty] 2: lost in thought; showing preoccupation; "an absent stare"; "an absentminded professor"; "the scatty glancing quality of a hyperactive but unfocused intelligence" [syn: absent, absentminded, abstracted, scatty]