unconcerned

  • 1 Unconcerned — Un con*cerned , a. Not concerned; not anxious or solicitous; easy in mind; carelessly secure; indifferent; as, to be unconcerned at what has happened; to be unconcerned about the future. {Un con*cern ed*ly}, adv. {Un con*cern ed*ness}, n. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 unconcerned — I adjective aloof, apathetic, careless, casual, cold, cold blooded, contemptuous, cool, cruel, derelict, disinterested, dispassionate, distant, free from anxiety, frigid, hard hearted, heartless, heedless, icy, impartial, inaccessible, incurious …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 unconcerned — (adj.) 1630s, from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + pp. of CONCERN (Cf. concern) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 4 unconcerned — *indifferent, incurious, aloof, detached, uninterested, disinterested Analogous words: *cool, collected, composed, nonchalant: apathetic, *impassive, stolid, phlegmatic Antonyms: concerned Contrasted words: solicitous, anxious, worried, careful… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 5 unconcerned — [adj] carefree; apathetic aloof, blind, blithe, callous, careless, cold, cool, deaf, detached, dispassionate, distant, easy, feckless, forgetful, hardened, hard hearted, heedless, impassive, inattentive, incurious, indifferent, insensible,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 6 unconcerned — [un΄kənsʉrnd′] adj. not concerned; specif., a) not interested; indifferent b) not solicitous or anxious SYN. INDIFFERENT unconcernedly [un΄kənsʉr′nid lē] adv. unconcernedness n …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 unconcerned — adj. VERBS ▪ act, appear, be, look, seem, sound ▪ I tried to act unconcerned. ▪ remain …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 8 unconcerned — un|con|cerned [ˌʌnkənˈsə:nd US ə:rnd] adj 1.) not worried about something because you think it does not affect you unconcerned about ▪ Many large companies seem totally unconcerned about the environment. 2.) not interested in a particular aim or… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 unconcerned — un|con|cerned [ ,ʌnkən sɜrnd ] adjective 1. ) not worried about a situation or what will happen, especially when other people think you should be: unconcerned about/by: Scott seemed unconcerned by his sister s problem. 2. ) not interested in a… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 10 unconcerned — UK [ˌʌnkənˈsɜː(r)nd] / US [ˌʌnkənˈsɜrnd] adjective 1) not worried about a situation or what will happen, especially when other people think you should be worried unconcerned about/by: Scott seemed unconcerned by his sister s problem. 2) not… …

    English dictionary

  • 11 unconcerned — adjective 1. lacking in interest or care or feeling (Freq. 3) the average American...is unconcerned that his or her plight is the result of a complex of personal and economic and governmental actions...beyond the normal citizen s comprehension… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 12 unconcerned — [[t]ʌ̱nkənsɜ͟ː(r)nd[/t]] ADJ GRADED: usu v link ADJ, oft ADJ about/by n If a person is unconcerned about something, usually something that most people would care about, they are not interested in it or worried about it. Paul was unconcerned about …

    English dictionary

  • 13 unconcerned — adj. unconcerned about, at, over, with * * * [ˌʌnkən sɜːnd] at over with unconcerned about …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 14 unconcerned — adjective 1 not worried about something because you think it does not affect you (+ about): Many large companies seem totally unconcerned about the environment. 2 not interested in a particular aim or activity (+ with): unconcerned with making a… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 unconcerned — adjective 1) she is unconcerned about their responses Syn: indifferent, unmoved, apathetic, uninterested, incurious, dispassionate, heedless, impassive, unmindful Ant: interested 2) he tried to look unconcerned …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 16 unconcerned — unconcern ► NOUN ▪ a lack of worry or interest. DERIVATIVES unconcerned adjective unconcernedly adverb …

    English terms dictionary

  • 17 unconcerned — adjective Date: circa 1635 1. not involved ; not having any part or interest 2. not anxious or upset ; free of worry Synonyms: see indifferent • unconcernedly adverb • unconcernedness noun …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 18 unconcerned — unconcernedly /un keuhn serr nid lee/, adv. unconcernedness, n. /un keuhn serrnd /, adj. 1. not involved or interested; disinterested. 2. not caring; unworried; free from solicitude or anxiety. [1625 35; UN 1 + CONCERNED] Syn. 2. untroubled,… …

    Universalium

  • 19 unconcerned — adjective a) Indifferent and having no interest; aloof. b) Not worried, anxious or apprehensive …

    Wiktionary

  • 20 unconcerned — Synonyms and related words: Laodicean, Olympian, aloof, apathetic, ataractic, benumbed, blah, blase, bored, careless, casual, collected, comatose, composed, cool, degage, desensitized, detached, devil may care, disinterested, dispassionate,… …

    Moby Thesaurus


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