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indifferent
used in I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

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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."
  • Another reason for his indifference to the Japanese removal was more subtle but was more profoundly felt.
    p. 210.6
  • When I tried to tell him of my adventures and misadventures, he responded with a casual indifference which stilled the tale on my lips.
    p. 256.6

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