[dih-strey; French dees-tre]
inattentive because of distracting worries, fears, etc.; absent-minded.

1740–50; < French < Latin distractus; see distract

overdistrait, adjective
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distrait (dɪˈstreɪ, French distrɛ)
absent-minded; abstracted
[C18: from French, from distraire to distract]

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Her family think her absent-minded, distrait, aloof and generally useless.
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