impersonally


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im·per·son·al

 (ĭm-pûr′sə-nəl)
adj.
1. Lacking personality; not being a person: an impersonal force.
2.
a. Showing no emotion or personality: an aloof, impersonal manner.
b. Having no personal reference or connection: an impersonal remark.
c. Not responsive to or expressive of human personalities: a large, impersonal corporation.
3. Grammar
a. Of, relating to, or being a verb that expresses the action of an unspecified subject, as in methinks, "it seems to me"; Latin pluit, "it rains"; or, with an expletive subject, it snowed.
b. Indefinite. Used of pronouns.

im·per′son·al′i·ty (-sə-năl′ĭ-tē) n.
im·per′son·al·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.impersonally - without warmth; "he treated his patients impersonally"
personally - in a personal way; "he took her comments personally"
2.impersonally - in an impersonal manner; "when I told him about Russ I found it difficult to speak impersonally"
Translations
بِصورَة غير شخصِيَّه
neosobně
személytelenül
ópersónulega
neosobne
kişiye yönelik olmaksızın

impersonally

[ɪmˈpɜːsnəlɪ] ADVimpersonalmente, de manera impersonal

impersonally

impersonally

[ɪmˈpɜːsnlɪ] advimpersonalmente

impersonal

(imˈpəːsənl) adjective
1. not showing, or being affected by, personal feelings. His manner was formal and impersonal.
2. (of a verb) having a subject which does not refer to a person, thing etc. In the sentence `It snowed last night', `snowed' is an example of an impersonal verb.
imˈpersonally adverb
imˌpersoˈnality (-ˈna-) noun
References in classic literature ?
It is scarcely decorous,however, to speak all, even where we speak impersonally.
Kim breathed the proverb impersonally to the shadow-tops of the trees overhead.
She dropped her chin on her breast and from under her straight eyebrows the deep blue eyes remained fixed on me, impersonally, as if without thought.
Because I think you speak the truth," she said, searching him for proof of this apparently, with eyes now almost impersonally direct.
He had accepted her impersonally along with the office furnishing, the office boy, Morrison, the chief, confidential, and only clerk, and all the rest of the accessories of a superman's gambling place of business.
The man winced a little at the tone of her voice; but his own voice was still impersonally cool when he spoke again.
Quite impersonally, she found herself wondering if Charley Long were as strong as Billy.
When used in the past, the verb kan is used either in agreement with the logical subject or impersonally.
Within this world of impersonally grounded mathematical and scientific realities, spiritual transcendence is impossible.
In the case also of a purchase put out to tender, the terms of the eventual purchase may be thought to have been impersonally determined, again in the absence of collusion.
When we do join in, we do so impersonally and often without thought, having already made up our minds.