disinterest[dis in′trəst, -int′ər əst]
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- lack of personal or selfish interest
- lack of interest or concern; indifference
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- Freedom from selfish bias or self-interest; impartiality.
- Lack of interest; indifference.
To divest of interest.