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indifferent
used in The Picture of Dorian Gray - 20 chapter version

13 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."
  • The next time he calls, you will be perfectly cold and indifferent.
    Chapter 1 (86% in)
indifferent = without interest
  • They live as we all should live, undisturbed, indifferent, and without disquiet.
    Chapter 1 (21% in)
  • You like everyone; that is to say, you are indifferent to everyone.
    Chapter 1 (54% in)
  • He looked pale, and proud, and indifferent.
    Chapter 7 (36% in)
  • But she would have soon found out that you were absolutely indifferent to her.
    Chapter 8 (48% in)
  • Or was it indifferent to results?
    Chapter 8 (86% in)
  • After all, his indifference was probably merely a mood that would pass away.
    Chapter 9 (36% in)
  • ...possess that element of strangeness that is so essential to romance, he would often adopt certain modes of thought that he knew to be really alien to his nature, abandon himself to their subtle influences, and then, having, as it were, caught their colour and satisfied his intellectual curiosity, leave them with that curious indifference that is not incompatible with a real ardour of temperament, and that indeed, according to certain modern psychologists, is often a condition of it.
    Chapter 11 (27% in)
  • Don't be so indifferent.
    Chapter 12 (73% in)
  • I am simply indifferent to the whole thing.
    Chapter 14 (64% in)
  • "How long will your experiment take, Alan?" he said, in a calm, indifferent voice.
    Chapter 14 (87% in)
  • CHAPTER XVIII The next day he did not leave the house, and, indeed, spent most of the time in his own room, sick with a wild terror of dying, and yet indifferent to life itself.
    Chapter 18 (1% in)
  • He was dominated by the carelessness of happiness, by the high indifference of joy.
    Chapter 18 (25% in)

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