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apathy
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

2 uses
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Definition
lack of interest and enthusiasm
  • Maximilian... listened to their conversation, or rather was present at it, plunged in his accustomed state of apathy.
    Chapters 111-112 (38% in)
apathy = lack of interest and enthusiasm
  • All the rest of the year the city is in that state of dull apathy, between life and death, which renders it similar to a kind of station between this world and the next—a sublime spot, a resting-place full of poetry and character, and at which Franz had already halted five or six times, and at each time found it more marvellous and striking.
    Chapters 31-32 (95% in)

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