Unconcern in a sentence

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Definition of Unconcern

  • Want of concern; absence of anxiety; freedom from solicitude; indifference.
  • the trait of remaining calm and seeming not to care; a casual lack of concern
  • a feeling of lack of concern

How to use unconcern in a sentence. Unconcern pronunciation.

Harrik asked, with an effort at unconcern, for David's boldness had in it something chilling to his fierce passion and pride.
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He thought that Katharine was treating the matter with curious unconcern; she scarcely seemed aware of the gravity of what she was saying; he did not understand the position at all.
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Hence result an unconcern and apathy, the most powerful impediments to instruction and civilization.
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But it is equally true that there is a path of interest through the most unpromising material, though that path does not always run alongside the teacher's highroad of ease and unconcern.
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It now required deliberation on Venters's part to persist in his unconcern and to keep at work.
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At Naples he heard of the insurrection in Gaul, on the anniversary of the day on which he killed his mother, and bore it with so much unconcern, as to excite a suspicion that he was really glad of it, since he had now a fair opportunity of plundering those wealthy provinces by the right of war.
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Behold us, then, at the time prescribed, lounging in the doorway of a small shop adjoining the private entrance to Madame Marot's house; our hands in our pockets; our cigars in our mouths; our whole attitude expressive of idleness and unconcern.
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I would then affect either a polite unconcern, or an air of judicious surprise, or pretend not to lift my eyes at all till she was nearly past; and I think I must have been a very fair actor, for it all succeeded capitally, and I am not aware that she ever had the least suspicion of the truth.
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Or, sin-forgiven, my gift abuse Of peace with selfish unconcern?
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But none stopped us, so boldly and with such unconcern did we comport ourselves, and after treading a maze of the straggling and dirty little thoroughfares, we came out on Bonaventure Street at a point close to the river.
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No person could have said prettier things than myself upon the importance of stoicism concerning the opinion of others, when their applause or censure refers to literary character only; and I had determined to lay my work before the public, with the same unconcern with which the ostrich lays her eggs in the sand, giving herself no farther trouble concerning the incubation, but leaving to the atmosphere to bring forth the young, or otherwise, as the climate shall serve.
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It was this confidence in the wisdom of our rulers, the genius of the commanders, the stoicism of the soldiers, and above all, the justness of our cause and the helping hand of the Omnipotent, that influenced the women of the South to bear and endure the insults of the Federal soldiers, and view with unconcern the ruin of their homes and the desecration of their country.
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Her canoe brushed the water-palms, skirted the short spaces of muddy bank where sedate alligators looked at her with lazy unconcern, and, just as darkness was setting in, shot out into the broad junction of the two main branches of the river, where the brig was already at anchor with sails furled, yards squared, and decks seemingly untenanted by any human being.
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The next minute he was shaking Almayer's hand with grave courtesy, his face wearing a look of stolid unconcern as to any feminine presence.
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She smiled at all buyers, but spoke to none, letting their jests pass with stolid unconcern.
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There was something so ludicrous in the contrast between the hair-trigger nervousness of the Mexican and the drowsy unconcern of the stallion that a murmur of laughter rose from the crowd about the starting line and drifted across the field.
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I resented the unconcern with which this servant accepted the situation.
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As I swung down from the wall and walked toward Glenarm House, my thoughts were not with the athletic chaplain, but with the girl, whose youth was, I reflected, marked by her short skirt, the unconcern with which her hands were thrust into the pockets of her coat, and the irresponsible tilt of the tam-o’-shanter.
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Pickering turned toward him frowning, but Larry paid not the slightest attention to the executor, leaning against the door with his usual tranquil unconcern.
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Then he walked up the gulch past the cabin, still whistling with demonstrative unconcern.
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Examples of Unconcern

Example #1
The word of the Effendina is to do right by Egypt, to give thyself to justice and to peace.
Example #2
David held up Kaid's ring, which had lain in his hand.
Example #3
But his desire to smooth everything over comfortably came to his relief.
Example #4
Mr. Hilbery had seldom felt more completely at a loss.
Example #5
And sunk in profound melancholy, I remained motionless.
Example #6
Oh! who shall dare to fathom the depths of the Omnipotent?