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disinterested

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of disinterested

  1. 1 having or showing a lack of interest or concern the city's philistines, naturally disinterested in art, voted to cut the museum's budget Synonyms of disinterested apathetic, casual, complacent, indifferent, incurious, insensible, insouciant, nonchalant, perfunctory, pococurante, unconcerned, uncurious, uninterestedWords Related to disinterested halfhearted, lukewarm, tepid; aloof, cold, numb, remote, unemotional; callous, hard-hearted, insensitive, unfeeling; calm, cool, detached, dispassionate; careless, heedless, mindless; impassive, impervious, phlegmatic, stoic (or stoical), stolid; lethargic, listless; unimpressedNear Antonyms of disinterested attentive, aware, conscientious, heedful, mindful; caring, sensitive, warmhearted; ardent, fervent, keen, passionate, warm, zealousAntonyms of disinterested concerned, interested

  2. 2 marked by justice, honesty, and freedom from bias a judge who is widely respected for his disinterested decisions Synonyms of disinterested candid, fair, dispassionate, equal, equitable, evenhanded, impartial, indifferent, just, nonpartisan, objective, square, unbiased, unprejudicedWords Related to disinterested frank, forthright, open, straight, straightforward; balanced, rational, reasonableNear Antonyms of disinterested deceitful, deceptive, dishonest; arbitrary, unconscionable, unreasonable; jaundiced, unfriendly, unsympathetic; colored, distorted, warpedAntonyms of disinterested biased, ex parte, inequitable, nonobjective, one-sided, partial, parti pris, partisan, prejudiced, unjust

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