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indifferent
used in Maggie: A Girl of the Streets

5 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."
  • ...he took pride in commanding the waiters who were, however, indifferent or deaf.
    Chapter 12 (34% in)
indifferent = uninterested (in providing service to him)
  • The man mumbled with drunken indifference.
    Chapter 3 (50% in)
  • A man who could regard such a sight with indifference must be accustomed to very great things.
    Chapter 7 (25% in)
  • The woman waved her hands with studied airs of indifference.
    Chapter 14 (69% in)
  • If he was laughed at for his tastes in women, he felt obliged to say that they were only temporary or indifferent ones.
    Chapter 16 (30% in)

There are no more uses of "indifferent" in Maggie: A Girl of the Streets.

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