uncaring

adjective un·car·ing \ ˌən-ˈker-iŋ \
|Updated on: 2 Aug 2018

Definition of uncaring

: lacking proper sympathy, concern, or interest
  • a cold and uncaring manner/attitude/person
  • an uncaring [=apathetic] attitude toward schoolwork

uncaringly

adverb

uncaringness

noun

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First Known Use of uncaring

1786

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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of uncaring


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