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ˌʌn kənˈsɜrndun·con·cerned

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unconcernedadjective

    lacking in interest or care or feeling

    "the average American...is unconcerned that his or her plight is the result of a complex of personal and economic and governmental actions...beyond the normal citizen's comprehension and control"; "blithely unconcerned about his friend's plight"

  2. unconcernedadjective

    easy in mind; not worried

    "the prisoner seems entirely unconcerned as to the outcome of the examination"

  3. unconcernedadjective

    not occupied or engaged with

    "readers unconcerned with style"


  1. unconcernedadjective

    Indifferent and having no interest; aloof.

  2. unconcernedadjective

    Not worried, anxious or apprehensive.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Unconcernedadjective

    An idle person is like one that is dead, unconcerned in the changes and necessities of the world. Taylor.

    The earth’s motion is to be admitted, notwithstanding the seeming contrary evidence of unconcerned senses. Joseph Glanvill.

    It seems a principle in human nature, to incline one way more than another, even in matters where we are wholly unconcerned. Jonathan Swift.

    See the morn,
    All unconcern’d with our unrest, begins
    Her rosy progress smiling. John Milton, Par. Lost.

    You call’d me into all your joys, and gave me
    An equal share; and in this depth of misery
    Can I be unconcerned? John Denham, Sophy.

    The virgin from the ground
    Upstarted fresh, already clos’d the wound;
    And unconcern’d for all she felt before,
    Precipitates her flight along the shore. Dryden.

    Happy mortals, unconcern’d for more,
    Confin’d their wishes to their native shore. Dryden.

    We shall be easy and unconcerned at all the accidents of the way, and regard only the event of the journey. John Rogers.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unconcernedadjective

    not concerned; not anxious or solicitous; easy in mind; carelessly secure; indifferent; as, to be unconcerned at what has happened; to be unconcerned about the future

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unconcerned in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unconcerned in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of unconcerned in a Sentence

  1. David Wilson:

    China slowdown concerns seem to be primarily among U.S. - and UK-based funds. Asian corporates appear to be amazingly unconcerned.

  2. Iris Murdoch:

    Happiness is a matter of one's most ordinary everyday mode of consciousness being busy and lively and unconcerned with self. To be damned is for one's ordinary everyday mode of consciousness to be unremitting agonizing preoccupation with self.

  3. Janvier Chouteu-Chando:

    No true...father would be unconcerned about discord in his family that may cause it to disintegrate in his absence... ”

  4. Nadine Pellegrini:

    This is Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, unconcerned, unrepentant and unchanged.

  5. Albert Einstein:

    If I were to start taking care of my grooming, I would no longer be my own self ... so the hell with it ... I will continue to be unconcerned about it, which surely has the advantage that I'm left in peace by many a fop who would otherwise come to see me.

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