Indifference

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Indifference->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ indifference
indifference
neutrality
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ coldness
coldness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ anaphrodisia
anaphrodisia
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ unconcern
unconcern
insouciance
nonchalance
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ want of interest
want of interest
want of earnestness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ anorexy
anorexy
anorexia
inappetency
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ apathy
apathy
&c.(insensibility) 823
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ supineness
supineness
&c.(inactivity) 683
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ disdain
disdain
&c. 930
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ recklessness
recklessness
&c. 863
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ inattention
inattention
&c. 458
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ anaphrodisiac
anaphrodisiac
antaphrodisiac
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ lust-quencher
lust-quencher
passion-queller
PARAG:Indifference->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be indifferent
be indifferent
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ stand neuter
stand neuter
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ take no interest in
take no interest in
&c.(insensibility) 823
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ have no desire for
have no desire for
&c. 865
have no taste for
have no relish for
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ not care for
not care for
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ care nothing for
care nothing for
care nothing about
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ not care a straw about
not care a straw about
not care a fig for
not care a whit about
&c.(unimportance) 643
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ not mind
not mind
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ set at naught
set at naught
&c.(make light of) 483
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ spurn
spurn
&c.(disdain) 930
PARAG:Indifference->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ indifferent
indifferent
cold
frigid
lukewarm
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ cool
cool
cool as a cucumber
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unconcerned
unconcerned
insouciant
phlegmatic
pococurante
easygoing
devil-may-care
careless
listless
lackadaisical
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ half-hearted
half-hearted
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unambitious
unambitious
unaspiring
undesirous
unsolicitous
unattracted
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ unattractive
unattractive
unalluring
undesired
undesirable
uncared for
unwished
unvalued
all one to
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ insipid
insipid
&c. 391
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ vain
vain
PARAG:Indifference->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ for aught one cares
for aught one cares
PARAG:Indifference->Int
GRP: \\ Int \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ never mind
never mind

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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