unbothered

adjective
un·​both·​ered | \ ˌən-ˈbä-ṯẖərd How to pronounce unbothered (audio) \

Definition of unbothered

: not feeling or showing agitation, worry, or annoyance : not bothered … for a young director, he seems increasingly unbothered by the problems of youth.— Anthony Lane … [walruses] lie torpid, eyes closed, silent, unbothered by the flies and feces coating their extravagant flanks.— Richard Matthews

First Known Use of unbothered

1912, in the meaning defined above

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“Unbothered.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unbothered. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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