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Definitions of indifferent:

  • adjective:   neither too great nor too little
    Example: "A couple of indifferent hills to climb"
  • adjective:   neither good nor bad
    Example: "An indifferent performance"
  • adjective:   characterized by a lack of partiality
    Example: "A properly indifferent jury"
  • adjective:   marked by no especial liking or dislike or preference for one thing over another
    Example: "Indifferent about which book you would give them"
  • adjective:   fairly poor to not very good
    Example: "Has an indifferent singing voice"
  • adjective:   showing no care or concern in attitude or action
    Example: "Indifferent to the sufferings of others"
  • adjective:   (often followed by `to') lacking importance; not mattering one way or the other
    Example: "Whether you choose to do it or not is a matter that is quite immaterial (or indifferent)"
  • adjective:   marked by a lack of interest
    Example: "It is simply indifferent"
  • adjective:   having only a limited ability to react chemically; not active
    Example: "An indifferent chemical in a reaction"


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