v.be absent (from a meeting, etc.); default
She has never been absent from class this term.
Why did you absent yourself from school yesterday?
The team was crippled by his absence.
He defaulted on the last rehearsal.
She won the case by default.
Ten were absent.
- "缺" and "席" can be combined as one word, or be used separately with other elements inserted.
When was she absent?
I haven't been absent even once.
He was absent because of his ill health.