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Language Refresher 99: Disinterested vs Uninterested

Quick and Dirty Tips gave the following rules that will help us learn how to use Disinterested vs Uninterested.

 

 

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a. Disinterested: 

“Disinterested” is an adjective which means “impartial, unbiased, or has no stake in the outcome.”

Ex. The ex-wife can hardly be considered a disinterested party.

 

b. Uninterested:

“Uninterested” is an adjective that means “bored, unconcerned, or indifferent.”

Ex. Squiggly couldn’t help yawning; he was uninterested in fishing stories.

 

To read more about this topic, please click here: Quick and Dirty Tips

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