[ ap-uh-thet-ik ]
/ ˌæp əˈθɛt ɪk /
having or showing little or no emotion: apathetic behavior.
not interested or concerned; indifferent or unresponsive: an apathetic audience.
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OTHER WORDS FROM apatheticap·a·thet·i·cal·ly, adverb
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Agatha studied Irene's apathetical face, and wondered how she could have changed into such a fright.Hope Mills|Amanda M. Douglas
British Dictionary definitions for apathetical
/ (ˌæpəˈθɛtɪk) /
having or showing little or no emotion; indifferent
Derived forms of apatheticapathetically, adverb
Word Origin for apathetic
C18: from apathy + pathetic
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Medical definitions for apathetical
[ ăp′ə-thĕt′ĭk ]
Lacking interest or concern; indifferent.
Other words from apatheticap′a•thet′i•cal•ly adv.
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