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mildadhd 01-12-18 03:47 AM

Synonyms for ADHD-Primarily Inattentive symptoms.
 
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synĚoĚnym
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noun
plural noun: synonyms

a word or phrase that means exactly or nearly the same as another word or phrase in the same language, for example shut is a synonym of close.
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inĚatĚtenĚtive

adjective

not paying attention to something.
"a particularly dull and inattentive student"

synonyms: distracted, lacking concentration, preoccupied, absentminded, daydreaming, dreamy, abstracted, distrait;

informal miles away, spaced out.

"an inattentive student"
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This thread is meant to explore synonyms that describe ADHD-Primarily “Inattentive” symptoms in the DSM-5.


Some general examples.

-“Distracted” and “Inattentive” mean the same thing.

-“Lacking concentration” and “Inattentive” mean the same thing.

-“Preoccupied” and “Inattentive” mean the same thing.

-“Absentminded” and “Inattentive” mean the same thing.

-“Daydreaming” and “Inattentive” mean the same thing.

-“Dreamy” and “Inattentive” mean the same thing.

-etc...





mildadhd


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