absentee

noun

  • General legal English
  • Business (Corporate) Law/Company Law
  • Legislation

Definitions of absentee

  • a person who is not present at a place or at an event where they are expected to be

    The most notable absentee from the sanctions list is Gazprom and its chairman, Alexey Miller.

Phrase Bank for absentee

  • Digital Equipment Corp was the most obvious absentee from the Common Open Software Environment jamboree last week.

  • Another absentee from the semi-finals is Dick Best, the Quins coach.