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disinterested
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Great Expectations
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  • I thought Mr. Jaggers glanced at Joe, as if he considered him a fool for his disinterestedness.
  • But he really is disinterested, and above small jealousy and spite, I have heard?
  • To the present moment, I believe it to have been referable to some pure fire of generosity and disinterestedness in my love for her, that I could not endure the thought of her stooping to that hound.
  • What follows has another (and I hope more disinterested) purpose.

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  • All the Finches had straight incisive eyebrows and heavy-lidded eyes; when they looked slant-wise, up, or straight ahead, a disinterested observer would catch a glimpse of what May-comb called Family Resemblance.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman
  • He looks up at them, disinterested and maybe disgusted by the baby, because he wanders deeper into the recesses of the cluttered store to get away.
    Neal Shusterman  --  Unwind

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