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impersonal

adjective

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having or showing no emotional warmth or interest in others
  • The CEO was impersonal during the meeting, focusing only on the business at hand.

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The first known use of impersonal was in the 15th century

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“Impersonal.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/impersonal. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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