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nonchalant
Definition:
Cool; careless; indifferent.

Synonyms:

adjective
airy
graceful, lightest, Light-hearted.
calm
unruffled.
collected
levelheaded, peaceful, Quieter, quietest, unperturbable.
composed
Soothed, keeping a stiff upper lip, at ease, Disimpassioned, cool as cucumber, have one's act together, keeping one's shirt on, not turn a hair, sure of oneself.
cool
coolheaded, unagitated, unexcited.
debonair
urbane, well-bred.
defiant
devil-may-care.
devil-may-care
harumscarum.
easygoing, laid back
airy, aloof, apathetic, calm, careless, casual, cold, collected, composed, cool, detached, disinterested, dispassionate, easy, effortless, happy, impassive, imperturbable, incurious, indifferent, insouciant, lackadaisical, light, listless, loose, lukewarm, mellow, neglectful, negligent, neutral, offhand, placid, serene, smooth, trifling, uncaring, unconcerned, unemotional, unexcited, unfeeling, unflappable, unperturbed, unruffled, untroubled, Disimpassioned, Unimpressible, blasé.
happy-go-lucky
Free-minded, without care, carefree and untroubled.
indifferent
cold, disinterested, impartial, insouciant, lukewarm, perfunctory, uncaring, uninterested, unwilling, Half-hearted, unaroused, apathetic, cool, detached, dispassionate, easygoing, indifferent, neutral, passive, unconcerned, unimpressed, unsocial, non-partisan.
insensitive
aloof, anesthetized, apathetic, blunt, callous, cold-blooded, cool, detached, dispassionate, emotionless, hard, hard-boiled, hardened, hardhearted, heartless, indifferent, insensitive, numb, objective, passionless, passive, ruthless, stony, tough, uncompassionate, unconcerned, unemotional, unfeeling, unsympathetic.
leisurely
unhurried.
nonaligned
non-aligned.
reckless
brash, careless, daring, foolhardy, frantic, hectic, heedless, imprudent, inattentive, irresponsible, negligent, rash, reckless, thoughtless, unmindful, wild, indifferent.
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, apathetic, cold-blooded, cool, detached, dispassionate, numb, passionless.
noun
nonchalant
casual, insouciant, unconcerned.
unconcerned
collected, devil-may-care, easy, incurious, lackadaisical, laid-back, light, offhand, regardless, relaxed, smooth, unexcited, unruffled, untroubled, Unimpressible.
Examples of usage:
  1. " Presently, darling," replied Kathleen in her most nonchalant tone. – The Rebel of the School by Mrs. L. T. Meade
  2. " Very sorry, Nell," he said, in a nonchalant tone, " but I'm afraid I must. – The Midnight Queen by May Agnes Fleming
  3. Billy Kane dropped suddenly from a run into a slow, even nonchalant walk. – Doors of the Night by Frank L. Packard
  4. Outwardly the glances they exchanged were nonchalant and casual, but somehow Mr. Magee felt that among the matters they established were social position, wit, cunning, guile, and taste in dress. – Seven Keys to Baldpate by Earl Derr Biggers
  5. Then he resumed his former nonchalant air. – The Dominant Strain by Anna Chapin Ray

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