Definition of distractingly in US English:



  • See distracting

    as submodifier ‘some of my classmates are distractingly pretty’
    • ‘It is distractingly bright, however, and the south polar cap is becoming difficult to spot.’
    • ‘Seated halfway back in the stalls, I thought the harpsichord sounded distractingly amplified.’
    • ‘Then there is the rather jolly, leafy foliage that sprouts so distractingly from the top of the tubes.’
    • ‘The left side was dominated by a towel hung distractingly askew.’
    • ‘In his early forties, Martin is a wiry and capable - looking man, with one distractingly snow-white eyebrow.’