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indifferent
used in The Importance of Being Earnest

2 uses
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Definition
without interest
in various senses, including:
  • unconcerned — as in "She is indifferent to what is served to eat."
  • unsympathetic — as in "She is indifferent to his needs."
  • not of good quality (which may imply average or poor quality depending upon context) — as in "an indifferent performance"
  • impartial — as in "We need a judge who is indifferent."
  • Even before I met you I was far from indifferent to you.
    Act 1 — Morning-room in Algernon's flat in Half-Moon Street (52% in)
indifferent = without interest
  • You know that I love you, and you led me to believe, Miss Fairfax, that you were not absolutely indifferent to me.
    Act 1 — Morning-room in Algernon's flat in Half-Moon Street (58% in)

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