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"I Don't Care" Attitude

Discussion in 'English Only' started by Ume, May 22, 2008.

  1. bibliolept

    bibliolept Senior Member

    Northern California
    AE, Español
    "Apathy" is one.

    You might also research: indifference, fatalism, pessimism, disinterest, detachment, alienation.
     
  2. nzfauna

    nzfauna Senior Member

    Wellington, New Zealand
    New Zealand, English
    Perhaps "blasé".
     
  3. Harry Batt

    Harry Batt Senior Member

    Minneapolis
    USA English
    I like apathy. However the term has a pyschological meaning which tends to categorize a person with apathy as one who is appropriately sick rather than just peculiar. I feel that indifference would be most closely interchangeable with "I don't care>"
     

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