noninvolvement

noun
non·​in·​volve·​ment | \ ˌnän-in-ˈvälv-mənt How to pronounce noninvolvement (audio) , -ˈvȯlv- also -ˈväv-, -ˈvȯv- \

Definition of noninvolvement

: absence of involvement or emotional attachment

Other Words from noninvolvement

noninvolved \ ˌnän-​in-​ˈvä(l)vd How to pronounce noninvolvement (audio) , -​ˈvȯ(l)vd \ adjective

Examples of noninvolvement in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Perhaps most worrisome, tan is most often the term of art, not suntan, as if to emphasize the noninvolvement of sun. Alison Rose, Town & Country, 16 Dec. 2012

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First Known Use of noninvolvement

1936, in the meaning defined above

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“Noninvolvement.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/noninvolvement. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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