un·​cu·​ri·​ous | \ ˌən-ˈkyu̇r-ē-əs How to pronounce uncurious (audio) \

Definition of uncurious

: lacking a normal or usual curiosity : not curious : incurious Deaver's President is every bit the benignly self-assured, uncurious fellow portrayed by many less friendly observers.— Barrett Seaman

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Recent Examples on the Web Yet the film seems uncurious about the fate that befalls working-class men who go from deplorables to chumps and are then dismissed. Armond White, National Review, "Hillbilly Elegy: Opie and Vance at Yale and Hollywood," 18 Nov. 2020 The press has been remarkably uncurious about this development. Andrew C. Mccarthy, National Review, "The Curious Michael Flynn Guilty Plea," 13 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of uncurious

circa 1570, in the meaning defined above

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“Uncurious.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uncurious. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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