uninterested [uhn-in-ter-uh-stid, -truh-stid, -tuh-res-tid] Show IPA
|Part of Speech:||adjective|
|Synonyms:||aloof, apathetic, blasé, bored, bored stiff, casual, could care less, detached, disinterested, distant, going through motions, hard-hearted, impassive, incurious, indifferent, listless, remote, thick-skinned, turned off, unconcerned, uncurious, uninvolved, unresponsive, weary, withdrawn|
|Notes:||if you are disinterested, you have no stake in the outcome of an event and you are impartial - but if you are uninterested, you simply don't care; disinterested is 'impartial, neutral' and uninterested is 'bored, lacking interest'
uninterested means 'having no interest in, being indifferent to'; disinterested means 'having no personal interest or stake in; being unbiased toward'
|Antonyms:||caring, concerned, enthusiastic, feeling, interested|