Synonyms for scatty

Synonyms for (adj) scatty

Synonyms: scatty, absent, absentminded, abstracted

Definition: lost in thought; showing preoccupation

Usage: an absent stare; an absentminded professor; the scatty glancing quality of a hyperactive but unfocused intelligence

Similar words: inattentive

Definition: showing a lack of attention or care

Usage: inattentive students; an inattentive babysitter

Synonyms: scatterbrained, scatty, rattlebrained, rattlepated

Definition: lacking sense or discretion

Usage: his rattlebrained crackpot ideas; how rattlepated I am! I've forgotten what I came for- Glenway Westcott

Similar words: foolish

Definition: devoid of good sense or judgment

Usage: foolish remarks; a foolish decision

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