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commonness

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acceptance, averageness, bawdiness, bawdry, chasteness, circulation, cliche, commonality, commonalty, commonplace.
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apathetic
Definition:
Alt. of Apathetical

Synonyms:

adjective
all
apathetic.
cold
unimpassioned.
cool
solitary, unapproachable, Procacious, offish, undemonstrative, unwelcoming.
dead
insipid, anesthetized.
depressed
spiritless.
disinterested
disinterested, impartial, impersonal, unbiased, uninfluenced, detached, dispassionate, indifferent, neutral.
dry
inelaborate, draggy, dull as dishwater, ho hum.
dull
benumbed, besotted, boorish, bovine, cloddish, comatose, dense, dim, doltish, drowsy, dull, heavy, lethargic, loutish, lumpy, obtuse, ponderous, sleepy, slow, sluggish, soporific, stupefied, yawner, Impassible, thick-witted, without incident, blunt, stupid.
inattentive
faraway, neglectful, unconscious, unheeding, unmindful, out to lunch, undiscerning, unperceiving, unwatchful, Inobservant, unnoticing, Unobserving, off guard.
indifferent
cold, insensate, insouciant, lukewarm, perfunctory, uncaring, uninterested, unwilling, Half-hearted, unaroused, cool, detached, disinterested, dispassionate, easygoing, impartial, indifferent, neutral, nonchalant, passive, unconcerned, unimpressed, unsocial, non-partisan.
inert
catatonic, dormant, idle, immobile, inactive, inanimate, indolent, inert, insensible, languid, languorous, lifeless, listless, motionless, paralytic, sedentary, sluggard, stagnant, static, stationary, still, vegetative, Reposing, comatose, lethargic, passive, sluggish, unreactive.
insensitive
aloof, anesthetized, blunt, callous, cold-blooded, cool, detached, dispassionate, emotionless, hard, hard-boiled, hardened, hardhearted, heartless, indifferent, insensitive, nonchalant, numb, objective, passionless, passive, ruthless, stony, tough, uncompassionate, unconcerned, unemotional, unfeeling, unsympathetic, dull.
lethargic
dopey, drooping, drugged, indolent, lackadaisical, lazy, leaden, leisurely, lumpish, phlegmatic, slothful, tired, torpid, benumbed, dull, insensible, languid, languorous, lethargic, lifeless, listless, slow, sluggish, stretchy, unhurried, hebetudinous, having spring fever.
passive
non-resistant, nonresistant, unassertive, unresisting, going through motions, hands off, non-violent, walking through it.
shiftless
directionless, unambitious.
slow
gradual, slowest, slow-footed, slow-going, slow-paced, snaillike, tortoiselike.
stuporous
stuporous.
tepid
milk-warm, warmish, Unlively, slightly warm.
thoughtless
asocial, unthoughtful, Hot-headed, anti-social.
unenthusiastic
unenthusiastic.
unexcitable
calm, composed, controlled, deadpan, demure, easygoing, even-tempered, frigid, impassive, imperturbable, inscrutable, meek, mild, moderate, neutral, placid, poker-faced, reserved, serene, staid, steady, stoic, stoical, stolid, tranquil, unexcitable, unflappable, unhurried, level-headed, self-composed, self-controlled, aloof, cold-blooded, cool, detached, dispassionate, nonchalant, numb, passionless.
uninspired
unmotivated.
unmotivated
uninspiring.
weary
blue, bored, cheerless, debilitated, depressed, droopy, exhausted, faint, fatigued, feeble, flaccid, footsore, limp, toilsome, trying, uphill, wasted, weak, weary, worn-out, Wayworn, Frazzled, run down, over-weary, drowsy, listless, sleepy, tired, run-down.
noun
apathetic
indifferent, spiritless, uninterested.
unemotional
unresponsive, study atimpassive.
Examples of usage:
  1. Why they were apathetic was because they had had so little mother in their lives. – The Pastor's Wife by Elizabeth von Arnim
  2. But what can be expected from an apathetic system of government? – Eight Years' Wandering in Ceylon by Samuel White Baker
  3. Cut Finger watched Jennie as she carefully carried the baby into the house, and as he turned away, a look of apathetic misery, more moving than any cry, settled on his face. – The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop by Hamlin Garland
  4. This was no longer the apathetic Oriental woman whose obedience I thought I commanded like a master. – French and Oriental Love in a Harem by Mario Uchard
  5. He was kind, sympathetic; and, in an apathetic way, I liked him. – The Adventures of Jimmie Dale by Frank L. Packard

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