Definition of inattentiveness:
Synonyms for inattentiveness:
She played at hap- hazard, listlessly throwing down the cards or letting them fall from her hands, vaguely asking what were trumps at inopportune moments; showing that inattentiveness so exasperating to an eager player and which oftener than once drew a sharp rebuke from Belle Worthington.- "At Fault", Kate Chopin.
- "Erik Dorn", Ben Hecht.
You notice his tranquil, florid, full- moon face, enlightened by a pair of great round blue eyes, that roll with dreamy inattentiveness on all the objects around; and as he takes off his hat, you see the white curling wig that sets off his round head.- "The May Flower, and Miscellaneous Writings", Harriet Beecher Stowe.