unconcern

noun un·con·cern \ ˌən-kən-ˈsərn \
Updated on: 20 May 2018

Definition of unconcern

1 : lack of care or interest : indifference
  • his unconcern for personal gain
2 : freedom from excessive concern or anxiety

Examples of unconcern in a Sentence

  1. He has shown a surprising unconcern for his own safety.

  2. wore an expression of general unconcern throughout the trial

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First Known Use of unconcern

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Definition of unconcern for English Language Learners

  • : lack of care about or interest in something


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unconcern

noun un·con·cern \ ˌən-kən-ˈsərn \

Definition of unconcern for Students

: lack of care or interest


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