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Synonyms for apathetic
ˌæp əˈθɛt ɪkap·a·thet·ic

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  1. apatheticadjective

    indifferent, impassive

  2. apatheticadjective

    Void of feeling; not susceptible of deep emotion; passionless; indifferent.

    impassive, indifferent

  3. apatheticadjective

    Of, or pertaining to apatheism.

    impassive, indifferent

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. apathetic

    unfeeling, stoical, cold, frigid, indifferent, impassive, insensible, insensitive

    anxious, careful, sympathetic, sensitive, susceptible

Princeton's WordNet

  1. apatheticadjective

    showing little or no emotion or animation

    "a woman who became active rather than apathetic as she grew older"


    spirited, interested

  2. apathetic, indifferentadjective

    marked by a lack of interest

    "an apathetic audience"; "the universe is neither hostile nor friendly; it is simply indifferent"

    immaterial, inert, neutral, deaf(p), so-so(p), unbiassed, indifferent(p), unbiased, indifferent

    spirited, interested

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. apatheticadjective

    passionless, unfeeling, unconcerned, indifferent

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "apathetic":

    lethargic, indifferent, apathy

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  1. Ayanna Pressley:

    I've always rejected the notion that people don't vote and don't show up because they're ignorant, indifferent, apathetic, don't know any better, people don't participate because they haven't been invited to. Because, in some states, it's inconvenient to. There are real barriers.

  2. James Grover Thurber:

    The difference between our decadence and the Russians' is that while theirs is brutal, ours is apathetic.

  3. Paul Greenwood:

    I think it's a huge missed opportunity, a huge proportion of the electorate are disillusioned and apathetic and don't vote, and it's mostly the young ones. They are all spending a lot of their time on social. If someone had one good idea about how to reach out to them and talk to them in a language they understand, how to make politics relevant to them on social, it would be huge. But I'm not seeing that.

  4. James Scott:

    A single spear-phishing email carrying a slightly altered malware can bypass multi-million dollar enterprise security solutions if an adversary deceives a cyber-hygienically apathetic employee into opening the attachment or clicking a malicious link and thereby compromising the entire network.

  5. James Scott:

    The cyber hygienically apathetic c-suites running critical infrastructure organization are losing this war. This this is a cyber kinetic meta war and its hyper evolving in an already next gen space.

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