Definitions of indifferent

  1. To a moderate degree; passably; tolerably.
  2. Indifferently.
  3. fairly poor to not very good; " has an indifferent singing voice"; " has indifferent qualifications for the job"
  4. showing no care or concern in attitude or action; " indifferent to the sufferings of others"; " indifferent to her plea"
  5. neither too great nor too little; " a couple of indifferent hills to climb"
  6. neither good nor bad; " an indifferent performance"; " a gifted painter but an indifferent actor"; " her work at the office is passable"; " a so- so golfer"; " feeling only so- so"; " prepared a tolerable dinner"; " a tolerable working knowledge of French"
  7. characterized by a lack of partiality; " a properly indifferent jury"; " an unbiased account of her family problems"
  8. marked by no especial liking or dislike or preference for one thing over another; " indifferent about which book you would give them"; " was indifferent to their acceptance or rejection of her invitation"
  9. ( often followed by ` to') lacking importance; not mattering one way or the other; " whether you choose to do it or not is a matter that is quite immaterial ( or indifferent)"; " what others think is altogether indifferent to him"
  10. having only a limited ability to react chemically; not active; " inert matter"; " an indifferent chemical in a reaction"
  11. Neither particularly good, not very bad; of a middle state or quality; passable; mediocre.
  12. Not inclined to one side, party, or choice more than to another; neutral; impartial.
  13. Feeling no interest, anxiety, or care, respecting anything; unconcerned; inattentive; apathetic; heedless; as, to be indifferent to the welfare of one's family.
  14. Free from bias or prejudice; impartial; unbiased; disinterested.
  15. Not maling a difference; having no influence or preponderating weight; involving no preference, concern, or attention; of no account; without significance or importance.
  16. Unconcerned; unimportant; mediocre; regardless.
  17. Without importance: of a middle quality: neutral: unconcerned.
  19. Not different; unimportant; unconcerned; of inferior quality.
  20. Having no interest; apathetic.
  21. Unimportant; unprejudiced.
  22. Neutral; impartial; unconcerned; of no importance; of no account; of rather inferior quality.
  23. Not inclined to one more than another; neither good nor bad in reference to quality; feeling no interest or anxiety; impartial; passable.
  24. Undifferentiated.