apathetically

All Adverb
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  • He accepted it all politiely, apathetically; it was all a part of the game. Cited from The Purple Heights, by Marie Conway Oemler
  • Almost apathetically he assured himself that he couldn't accomplish these mad actions in his sleep. Cited from The Abandoned Room, by Wadsworth Camp
  • He held out the other to Angela, who took it apathetically. Cited from The White Sister, by F. Marion Crawford
  • Chopin began generally to prelude apathetically and only gradually grew warm, but then his playing was really grand. Cited from Frederick Chopin (Complete), Frederick Niecks
  • She watched it all apathetically, as if the goods displayed about had been the leaves upon the trees set forth for her admiration. Cited from The Girl from Montana, by Grace Livingston Hill
  • The little man paused in his painful progress to look on apathetically. Cited from The Trail of '98, by Robert W. Service
  • He will perhaps ask for something to drink, or something to eat, instead of apathetically swallowing what is offered to him. Cited from Preventable Diseases, by Woods Hutchinson
  • However, apathetically, Henry remarks that his boots have filled with water and he goes under in the current.
  • While eating he realizes that he is not in his own house, then apathetically keeps eating.
  • When they had gone, he stood staring at the place and then turned and tramped apathetically back to his cave. Cited from The Lookout Man, by B. M. Bower
  • His father called him, and he responded apathetically. Cited from Youth Challenges, by Clarence B Kelland
  • She asks which students are planning to participate; most raise their hands, but two children shrug apathetically.
  • At eleven a couple of languid younger men made their appearance and conversed apathetically with one another over the papers. Cited from The "Goldfish", by Arthur Train
  • He removed his pipe from his mouth and inspected it apathetically. Cited from The Trail of the White Mule, by B.M. Bower
  • When he had finished eating he came in, and found her nibbling apathetically at the toast. Cited from Lonesome Land, by B. M. Bower
  • To his surprise, April responds apathetically and tells him it does not matter as her love for him has gone, which he does not believe.
  • As always on his trips across the continent he sat apathetically smoking through the wide green lushness of the middle west. Cited from The Blood of the Conquerors, by Harvey Fergusson
  • Miss Carter listened at first apathetically, then with growing interest. Cited from Betty Wales Senior, by Margaret Warde
  • Apathetically he read the paper which his jailer brought him along with the tobacco which Johnny had sent for. Cited from The Thunder Bird, by B. M. Bower (aka Bertha Muzzy Bower Sinclair Cowan)
  • There watched him, apathetically, over the narrow way, that grim and dubious woman whose house is Night. Cited from Book of Wonder, by Edward J. M. Plunkett
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Meaning of apathetically

  • adverb In an apathetic manner
    she behaves apathetically these days