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un·in·ter·est·ed

uninterested

 
pronunciation:
uhn In t re stihd [or] uhn In tr stihd
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part of speech: adjective
definition: having no interest; indifferent.
The new boy seemed uninterested in making friends.
antonyms:
eager, interested
similar words:
indifferent
derivation: uninterestedly (adv.)
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The word uninterested contains the following part:
un-1 Old English prefix that means not
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The prefix un1 attaches to adjectives to create adjectives that mean the opposite of the base word.
synonyms:
dis-, de-, in-2