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Antonyms for involvement

doldrums, non-involvement, blah, listlessness, weariness, monotony, boredom, monotonousness, non-engagement, sameness, restlessness, tedium, ennui, monotone, nonparticipation.

Quotes of involvement

  1. Marriage and the creation of families has been an integral part of our society since its creation; it should not be defined without the kind of involvement by the people which a constitutional process would require. – Robert Foster Bennett
  2. So we had life, death, illness, everything- every emotional involvement we had, we experienced. And I think that made what we had to do on stage, stronger. We got very much involved in what we were doing. – Tom Bosley
  3. And we ought to work our diplomacy first and I think it's a reason it's going to respond increasingly to our diplomacy particularly with the president's direct involvement in the peace process, and I think that's extraordinarily important. – Frank Carlucci
  4. Past conference topics have included strengthening the role of fathers in children's lives, the impact of the media culture on children, the delicate balance between work and family, and family involvement in education. – Tipper Gore
  5. Howard Minsky had gotten the script to her agent prior to my involvement – Arthur Hiller
  6. I never seen no shootin'. I only know what I heard and what I read. I had no involvement – Suge Knight
  7. As all of us with any involvement in sports knows, no two umpires or no two referees have the same strike zone or call the same kind of a basketball game. – Herb Kohl
  8. I think that together the church has learned a lot, and as we know from our own oversight board, the involvement of our wonderful lay leaders has been a real grace. – Roger Mahony
  9. Involvement in the arts engages kids in their community, improves self -esteem, reclaims at -risk youth, and builds the creative skills that are required of a 21st century workforce. – Gavin Newsom
  10. In the remaining months, we should focus on achieving more robust international involvement in training of Iraqi soldiers, police officers, judges, teachers, and doctors- all key elements needed to end the sectarian and civil conflict and build Iraq's future. – John Olver
  11. The best method for preventing destructive cult involvement is preventative education. If students and the public at large are more aware of destructive groups beforehand they may better understand and resist their recruitment efforts. – Rick Ross
  12. We have to provide good teachers, good environment, community involvement with schools. – David Selby
  13. Also, with information having just come out at the time about J. Edgar Hoover's electronic surveillance of Dr. King, it gave greater weight to the statements of those persons who were alleging involvement of the FBI. – Louis Stokes
  14. In all, we investigated, I think, close to 50 rumors about offers to kill Dr. King around the country. But we found no evidence to support rumors of FBI involvement in the assassination. – Louis Stokes

Usage examples for involvement

  1. We have established a stable level of U. S. involvement in the region, appropriate to our own interests and to the interests of our friends and allies there. – State of the Union Addresses of Jimmy Carter by Jimmy Carter
  2. 128. We back away to avoid involvement back away to watch. – PoPHILO by Dom
  3. " You know what has led up to the present wretched involvement my involvement Blount went on. – The Honorable Senator Sage-Brush by Francis Lynde
  4. In 1855 he appeared as the proprietor of the Daily Republic, and it was perhaps his growing involvement in publishing that led him to turn his drug business over to Moore. – History of the Comstock Patent Medicine Business and Dr. Morse's Indian Root Pills by Robert B. Shaw
  5. The posterity signified will, it is calculable, it is next to certain, have studied a developed human nature so far as to know the composition of it a not unequal mixture of the philosophic and the romantic, and that credible realism is to be produced solely by an involvement of those two elements. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  6. Hathaway had told the truth when he had asserted that his own involvement was only one of many similar bargains. – The Honorable Senator Sage-Brush by Francis Lynde
  7. The involvement of the public in county government was seen in many forms. – The Fairfax County Courthouse by Ross D. Netherton Ruby Waldeck
  8. After more than 10 years of military involvement all of our troops have returned from Southeast Asia, and they have returned with honor. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  9. However, she and her husband continued their involvement in theatre. – Underground by Suelette Dreyfus
  10. Archbishops were selected by the king without involvement by the pope. – Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed. by S. A. Reilly
  11. Even in such a case, a problem will result only if such involvement exists and gives rise to a perplexity as to a way, more especially as to the best way, out of the seeming difficulty. – Sound Military Decision by U.s. Naval War College
  12. The involvement of other nations is merely accidental. – A Surgeon in Belgium by Henry Sessions Souttar
  13. When enough such sly involvement had been manipulated, there would come, eventually, some incident to push us over the brink into open participation. – The Invisible Government by Dan Smoot
  14. I want to speed up the ministry's involvement – The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover
  15. Our note on the length of involvement of the Shoshone in Plains Indian culture leads us to inquire briefly into the time depth of this culture and its relation to the expansion of the American frontier. – Shoshone-Bannock Subsistence and Society by Robert F. Murphy Yolanda Murphy
  16. In a few cases there are symptoms of involvement of the membranes and cord. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  17. Dizziness, double vision, difficulty in chewing and swallowing, and other symptoms of nervous involvement occur with varying intensity and may persist for a long time after the first signs of the attack. – Food Poisoning by Edwin Oakes Jordan
  18. The effect of the news upon Sidney was a painful constriction of the heart, a rush of confused thought, an involvement of all his perceptions in a sense of fear. – The Nether World by George Gissing
  19. There is severe neuralgic pain, and paralysis from involvement of the facial nerve is an early symptom. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson