Synonyms for Vacantly:

adv.

absently (adverb)
abstractly, absently, Truantly, emptily.
thoughtlessly (adverb)
fatuously, brainlessly, unthoughtfully, mindlessly, inanely, thoughtlessly, unreasonably.
unsubstantially (adverb)
insignificantly, Spectrally, unsubstantially.
vacantly (adverb)
blankly, vacuously, Barrenly.

adv

absently (adverb)
abstractly, absently, Truantly, emptily.
thoughtlessly (adverb)
mindlessly, brainlessly, thoughtlessly, inanely, vacuously, blankly, unthoughtfully, fatuously, unreasonably.
unsubstantially (adverb)
unsubstantially, vacuously, emptily, insignificantly, Spectrally.
vacantly (adverb)
vacuously, blankly, Barrenly, emptily.

Usage examples for vacantly

  1. The professor looked at him vacantly – The Young Musician or, Fighting His Way by Horatio Alger
  2. Pelle bent over the edge of the well and gazed vacantly over the gardens. – Pelle the Conqueror, Vol. 2 by Martin Anderson Nexo
  3. For a time she forgot Gomez, and listened vacantly to the patter of feet in the hot streets while she sat quietly in a corner of the shaded room, lost in alluring dreams. – The Coast of Adventure by Harold Bindloss