Examples of dispassion in a Sentence
viewed the problem with the weary dispassion of a police officer who seen everything
Recent Examples of dispassion from the Web
These slender mouth sticks are usually made of birch wood that’s been infused with tea tree oil, menthol, and cowboy-level dispassion.
Unlike grime M.C.s, who are often frenetic and jumpy, Nines is composed to the point of dispassion.
The ad hopes to connect body-type dispassion with the Dove brand, scoring another victory for the company’s purported mission.
In Chekhov, the clinical detachment—that cool, unsparing, astringent gaze—gives way to tenderness, to a sensitivity that is precisely the opposite of dispassion.
Everyone across the ideological spectrum that has examined that record with care and dispassion has praised him.
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First Known Use of dispassion
Synonymscoldness, detachment, cool, dispassionateness
Related Wordsequitability, equitableness, fairness; disinterest, disinterestedness, impartiality, nonpartisanship, objectivity, unbiasedness; balance, rationality, rationalness, reasonability, reasonableness; calm, calmness, peace, peacefulness, placidity, quiet, quietness, quietude, repose, restfulness, sereneness, serenity, tranquillity (or tranquility), tranquilness; reserve, undemonstrativeness, unresponsiveness; apathy, indifference
Near Antonymsemotionalism; bias, favor, one-sidedness, partiality, partisanship, prejudice
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