unconcerned

[uhn-kuhn-surnd]

adjective

not involved or interested; disinterested.
not caring; unworried; free from solicitude or anxiety.

Nearby words

  1. uncompromised,
  2. uncompromising,
  3. unconcealed,
  4. unconceivable,
  5. unconcern,
  6. unconditional,
  7. unconditional convergence,
  8. unconditioned,
  9. unconditioned reflex,
  10. unconditioned response

Origin of unconcerned

First recorded in 1625–35; un-1 + concerned

Related formsun·con·cern·ed·ly [uhn-kuhn-sur-nid-lee] /ˌʌn kənˈsɜr nɪd li/, adverbun·con·cern·ed·ness, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for unconcerned

unconcerned

adjective

lacking in concern or involvement
not worried; untroubled
Derived Formsunconcernedly (ˌʌnkənˈsɜːnɪdlɪ), adverbunconcernedness, noun

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Word Origin and History for unconcerned

unconcerned

adj.

1630s, from un- (1) "not" + past participle of concern.

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