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ap·a·thet·ic

(ap'ă-thet'ik),
Exhibiting apathy; indifferent.

ap·a·thet·ic

(ap-ă-thet'ik)
psychology Denotes a patient exhibiting lack of emotion; indifferent.

apathetic

(ap?a-thet'ik) [ apath(y) + (path)etic]
Indifferent; without interest. Synonym: apathic
apathetically (i-k(a-)le)
References in classic literature ?
He hustled on his overcoat, and bustled about in a way that showed that an energetic fit had superseded the apathetic one.
He, like his rag-weed, had settled down to an apathetic jog.
Thaka and Numgo and Gunto, disturbed by the growlings of the two young bulls, looked up half apathetic, half interested.
He seemed somewhat apathetic in the search, as though he expected no great results from it.
The fat boy, with elephantine playfulness, stretched out his arms to ravish a kiss; but as it required no great agility to elude him, his fair enslaver had vanished before he closed them again; upon which the apathetic youth ate a pound or so of steak with a sentimental countenance, and fell fast asleep.
Lord Ingram, like his sisters, is very tall; like them, also, he is handsome; but he shares Mary's apathetic and listless look: he seems to have more length of limb than vivacity of blood or vigour of brain.
I was honest enough to reply that I was seeing myself slowly becoming apathetic.
I strongly denounce this apathetic attitude of the Punjab chief minister.
According to reporter, Abdul Majeed Trumboo in a statement issued in Srinagar expressed concern over the apathetic approach of authorities towards Kashmiri detainees.
In a statement issued in Srinagar, he strongly criticized New Delhi and the puppet administration for their apathetic, hostile and vengeful behavior against prisoners.
That's still not as high as their older counterparts (90% of over 65s voted, for example) but, for a generation of people branded narcissistic and apathetic, I don't think it's too bad.
Straight after the vote, pollsters said that just 36% of people aged 18 to 24 turned out to cast their vote and a whole generation were branded apathetic who hadn't been bothered to have their say.