Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: dispassionate
IPA transcription: [dɪsp'æʃənət]
Pronunciations of dispassionate
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: dispassionate, cold-eyed
    Meaning: unaffected by strong emotion or prejudice; "a journalist should be a dispassionate reporter of fact"
Usage examples
  • If so, it would be a chase worth following--a diversion rendered the more exquisite to Lanyard by the spice of novelty, since for once he would figure as a dispassionate bystander.
  • Amongst the litter little sapphire-coloured finches were feeding, twittering merrily to themselves as they hopped about, and here and there down the long tables lay asprawl a belated reveller, his empty oblivion-phial before him, his curly head upon his arms, dreaming perhaps of last night's feast and a neglected bride dozing dispassionate in some distant chamber.
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