dispassionate


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Related to dispassionate: ardently, judicious, incessantly, surreptitiously

dis·pas·sion·ate

 (dĭs-păsh′ə-nĭt)
adj.
Not influenced by strong feelings or emotions; impartial: a dispassionate reporter.

dis·pas′sion·ate·ly adv.
dis·pas′sion·ate·ness n.

dispassionate

(dɪsˈpæʃənɪt)
adj
devoid of or uninfluenced by emotion or prejudice; objective; impartial
disˈpassionately adv
disˈpassionateness n

dis•pas•sion•ate

(dɪsˈpæʃ ə nɪt)

adj.
free from or unaffected by passion; devoid of personal feeling or bias; impartial; calm.
[1585–95]
dis•pas′sion•ate•ly, adv.
dis•pas′sion•ate•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.dispassionate - unaffected by strong emotion or prejudice; "a journalist should be a dispassionate reporter of fact"
impartial - showing lack of favoritism; "the cold neutrality of an impartial judge"

dispassionate

dispassionate

adjective
1. Feeling or showing no strong emotional involvement:
Translations
kiihkotonmaltillinen

dispassionate

[dɪsˈpæʃnɪt] ADJ (= unbiased) [appraisal, observer] → imparcial; (= unemotional) [voice, tone] → desapasionado

dispassionate

[dɪsˈpæʃənət] adj
(= impartial) [person] → objectif/ive; [observer] → impartial(e); [point of view] → impartial(e); [way, manner] → objectif/ive; [analysis, account] → objectif/ive
to be dispassionate about sth → juger qch de façon objective, juger qch de façon impartiale
(= unemotional) [person] → froid(e); [tone] → froid(e)
to be dispassionate about sth → être indifférent(e) à qch

dispassionate

adj (= impartial)unvoreingenommen, objektiv; (= unemotional)unbewegt, leidenschaftslos

dispassionate

[dɪsˈpæʃnɪt] adj (unbiased) → spassionato/a, imparziale; (unemotional) → calmo/a
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Jane, I am not a gentle-tempered man--you forget that: I am not long-enduring; I am not cool and dispassionate.
Murdstone, in a low grave voice, 'that there may be better and more dispassionate judges of such a question than you.
Keen and dispassionate, with a genius for mercilessly cutting to the marrow of a proposition, Hall has at the same time been a zealot for the improvement and extension of telephone service.
All kept still, waiting to see who would break silence, which the Distressed Duenna did in these words: "I am confident, most mighty lord, most fair lady, and most discreet company, that my most miserable misery will be accorded a reception no less dispassionate than generous and condolent in your most valiant bosoms, for it is one that is enough to melt marble, soften diamonds, and mollify the steel of the most hardened hearts in the world; but ere it is proclaimed to your hearing, not to say your ears, I would fain be enlightened whether there be present in this society, circle, or company, that knight immaculatissimus, Don Quixote de la Manchissima, and his squirissimus Panza.
If any plan which has been, or may be, offered to our consideration, should not, upon a dispassionate inspection, be found to answer this description, it ought to be rejected.
If the periods be distant from each other, the same remark will be applicable to all recent measures; and in proportion as the remoteness of the others may favor a dispassionate review of them, this advantage is inseparable from inconveniences which seem to counterbalance it.
Let me continue to the end, as I began, without further digressions or anticipations, pursuing the plain path of dispassionate History.
And yet he had an exquisite sense of beauty; and as beauty was often inextricably associated with the above displeasing conditions, as he wished, above all, to be just and dispassionate, and as he was, furthermore, extremely devoted to "culture," he could not bring himself to decide that Europe was utterly bad.
Mills pondered for a while with a sort of dispassionate benevolence, at last:
You had better explain, Jim,' said a dispassionate voice from the end of the table.
Vholes, going on in exactly the same inward and dispassionate manner.
the ideal state seems far away, and we find a dispassionate survey of imperfect states, the best ways of preserving them, and an analysis of the causes of their instability.