Unmarried women were put off by inattention to their issues, particularly in the debates, says Greenberg, and that hurt Obama.
The trouble is that an inattention to the details of money is not exactly what we want in a Treasury secretary at the moment.
They were accidental owners who turned their inattention into a virtue.
Numbers also help explain all that inattention on Tuesday night.
Constant to her master through beatings and bullyings, she could not stand incivility and inattention.
Our pleasures are but the stolen moments we can snatch from its inattention.
Mrs. Chalk, noticing his inattention at last, pulled up sharply.
At first she was tempted to turn away her eye with carelessness and inattention.
He had written a little treatise on inattention, De Incogitantia,—in the vain hope of thus rousing his pupil to work.
Artois felt suddenly that Gaspare had some perfect excuse for his inattention.