When you're distracted, something else has your attention, making you lose focus or become nervous.


Mentally disordered; unsettled; mad.

Adjective S.
having the attention diverted especially because of anxiety

Adjective S.
affected with madness or insanity; "a man who had gone mad"

imp. & p. p.
of Distract

Mentally disordered; unsettled; mad.


Dis*tract"ed, a. Mentally disordered; unsettled; mad.
My distracted mind.

Mentally disordered; unsettled; mad.


Usage Examples

This is what I asked for, and in this day and age that's what actually goes on. But what hurts me the most is that I work just as hard as any other actress around my age, like Scarlett Johansson, but I just don't get the opportunities that they get because people are so distracted by the mess that I created in my life.

I haven't ever really relied on relationships with guys. They come around and it's cool, but it's never been a big thing. I guess I've just been really distracted by work.

And I love that even in the toughest moments, when we're all sweating it - when we're worried that the bill won't pass, and it seems like all is lost - Barack never lets himself get distracted by the chatter and the noise. Just like his grandmother, he just keeps getting up and moving forward... with patience and wisdom, and courage and grace.

Misspelled Form

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Other Usage Examples

Sometimes when you're trying to do a record too close to home, you can get really distracted.

I am severely distracted these days. It's hard to sit in front of the computer, uploading bad music for hours, when you have a wonderful boyfriend who treats you like a Goddess.

We would not have our politics distracted and embittered by the dissensions of other lands.

Abortion politics have distracted all sides from what is really essential: a major aid campaign to improve midwifery, prenatal care and emergency obstetric services in poor countries.


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