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indifferent (adj) uninterested; unconcerned; (of ability) not very good.

When you are indifferent to something you do not show any interest in it; you neglect it. When you are indifferent to some one you do not care what happens to them. You do not show interest in them. You are unconcerned about them. A student who is indifferent to studies is not interested in studies. An indifferent teacher is a mediocre teacher. They have no extraordinary abilities. So is an indifferent actor an actor of mediocre talent.

  • The nurse was indifferent to her patients. We wondered why in the first instance she took to nursing, if she didnít have the patience and sympathy that are expected of nurses.
  • Dr McAdams was an indifferent doctor. He could not impress his patients either with his ability for diagnosis or with treatment. He realized it soon and switched over to business.
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