unenthusiastic


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unenthusiastic

(ˌʌnɪnθjuːzɪˈæstɪk)
adj
lacking in enthusiasm
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unenthusiastic - not enthusiasticunenthusiastic - not enthusiastic; lacking excitement or ardor; "an unenthusiastic performance by the orchestra"; "unenthusiastic applause"
passionless - not passionate; "passionless observation of human nature"
spiritless - lacking ardor or vigor or energy; "a spiritless reply to criticism"
enthusiastic - having or showing great excitement and interest; "enthusiastic crowds filled the streets"; "an enthusiastic response"; "was enthusiastic about taking ballet lessons"

unenthusiastic

adjective indifferent, uninterested, apathetic, bored, neutral, unimpressed, lukewarm, unmoved, blasé, unresponsive, nonchalant, half-arsed (Brit. slang), half-assed (U.S. & Canad. slang), half-hearted Mrs Thatcher was regarded as unenthusiastic about green issues.
interested, excited, enthusiastic, keen, eager, passionate, ardent

unenthusiastic

adjective
Lacking warmth, interest, enthusiasm, or involvement:
Translations

unenthusiastic

[ˈʌnɪnˌθuːzɪˈæstɪk] ADJpoco entusiasta
everybody seemed rather unenthusiastic about itnadie se mostró mayormente entusiasmado con la idea

unenthusiastic

adjkühl, wenig begeistert; he was unenthusiastic about iter war wenig begeistert davon; don’t be so unenthusiasticzeige doch ein bisschen Begeisterung!

unenthusiastic

[ˌʌnɪnˌθuːzɪˈæstɪk] adjpoco entusiasta
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There was a strong assumption of superiority in this Puritanic toleration, hardly less trying to the blond flesh of an unenthusiastic sister than a Puritanic persecution.
She knew they were failures, and he read her disapproval in every perfunctory and unenthusiastic line of her letter.
In my later and more tolerant years I had been unenthusiastic in my acceptance of it as an inevitable social phenomenon.
Billy, who was always visioning hills and spacious ranges for his horses, mumbled unenthusiastic assent.
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