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disinterestnoun [U]

us   /dɪsˈɪn·trəst, -ˈɪnt·ə·rəst/
lack of interest: He gave an impression of calm disinterest in the world about him.
(Definition of disinterest from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “disinterest”
in Chinese (Simplified) 不感兴趣的, 缺乏兴趣,没有兴趣…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不感興趣的, 缺乏興趣,沒有興趣…
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