[in-kyoo r-ee-uh s]
- not curious; not inquisitive or observant; inattentive; indifferent.
- Archaic. lacking care or attention; careless; negligent.
- Archaic. deficient in interest or novelty.
Origin of incurious
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1. uninterested, apathetic, unconcerned.
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Examples from the Web for incurious
For the first time in his life he was taking that incurious woman into his confidence.The Secret Agent
Lady Lane's face, reflected in the mirror, was passive and incurious.The Education of Eric Lane
They moved a little in my direction, incurious, recognizing me slowly.The Arrow of Gold
The Greek was incurious about construction qua construction.The Legacy of Greece
Was it because she had been so incurious that it had worn that look to her?The Reef
- not curious; indifferent or uninterested
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Word Origin and History for incurious
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