indifferent / ɪnˈdɪf ər ənt, -ˈdɪf rənt /


indifferent3 个定义

adj. 形容词 adjective
  1. without interest or concern; not caring; apathetic: his indifferent attitude toward the suffering of others.
  2. having no bias, prejudice, or preference; impartial; disinterested.
  3. neither good nor bad in character or quality; average; routine: an indifferent specimen.
n. 名词 noun
  1. an ethically or morally indifferent act.
  2. a person who is indifferent, especially in matters of religion or politics.
adv. 副词 adverb
  1. Archaic. indifferently: I am indifferent well.

indifferent 近义词

adj. 形容词 adjective

unfeeling, uninterested


  1. Americans who are indifferent to the risk posed by the virus would be unlikely to embrace such a reintroduction.
  2. If he’s that indifferent to that perilous dynamic right after Justice Ginsburg’s disastrous choice to not retire, presidential arm-twisting probably won’t do much good.
  3. Others may be disillusioned, frustrated and even afraid, but nobody should feel indifferent.
  4. After years of being mostly indifferent to podcasts, the world’s tech platforms — as well as the largest terrestrial radio broadcasters — have grown interested in them as they battle on every front of the digital ad market.
  5. I, on the other hand, am an indifferent cook whose dinner parties have become legendary for how awful they were.
  6. However, as she feared, The Bell Jar appeared to indifferent notices and the launch—which Ted attended—was rather low-key.
  7. The immigrants can stay, because they are victims of indifferent authorities just like we are.
  8. Because we have so little skin in the game, it seems that the public is indifferent.
  9. Communist-era clerks were famously rude and indifferent, because they had no motive to make people happy.
  10. Yet, according to the complaint, Berger was “deliberately indifferent” to these allegations against Gibney.
  11. The reformers of the earlier period were not indifferent to the need for centralized organization in the banking system.
  12. She stabbed him, noting the effect upon him with a detached interest that seemed indifferent to his pain.
  13. Thus arrayed I fixed myself on the porch, to be smoking my pipe in a careless, indifferent way when she came.
  14. Indifferent health, for he was delicate too, was one of the bonds between us.
  15. I have elsewhere spoken of the indifferent figure made by most Englishmen at public speaking.