a archaic : lack of difference or distinction between two or more things
b : absence of compulsion to or toward one thing or another
Examples of INDIFFERENCE
- She was amazed that some people could watch the trial with indifference.
- She watched them with a cool indifference.
First Known Use of INDIFFERENCE
Related to INDIFFERENCE
- apathy, casualness, complacence, disinterestedness, disregard, incuriosity, incuriousness, insouciance, nonchalance, torpor, unconcern
- concern, interest, regard
: lack of interest or concern <He treated the matter with indifference.>
: the quality, state, or fact of being indifferent <a schizophrenic reaction accompanied by apathy and indifference>
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