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Meaning of DISPASSION

Pronunciation:  dis'pashun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  objectivity and detachment
 

DISPASSION is a 10 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: dispassionateness
 
 See Also: emotionlessness, unemotionality

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Dis*pas"sion\, n.
Freedom from passion; an undisturbed state; apathy. --Sir W.
Temple.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: abnegation, abstinence, accidia, acedia, aloofness, anesthesia, apathy, ataraxia, ataraxy, autism, benumbedness, blah, blahs, bovinity, calm, calmness, carelessness, casualness, catatonia, chill, chilliness, cold blood, cold heart, coldheartedness, coldness, comatoseness, conservatism, constraint, continence, control, cool, coolness, deadpan, detachment, disinterest, disinterestedness, dispassionateness, disregard, disregardfulness, dullness, easy temper, easygoingness, emotional deadness, emotionlessness, even temper, evenness, frigidity, frostiness, gentleness, golden mean, good temper, happy medium, heartlessness, hebetude, heedlessness, hopelessness, iciness, immovability, impartiality, impassibility, impassiveness, impassivity, imperturbability, imperturbableness, inappetence, inattention, incuriosity, indifference, indiscrimination, inexcitability, inexcitableness, inirritability, insouciance, judiciousness, juste-milieu, lack of affect, lack of appetite, lack of feeling, lack of touch, lackadaisicalness, languidness, lenity, lethargicalness, lethargy, listlessness, loftiness, meden agan, middle way, mildness, mindlessness, moderateness, moderation, moderationism, negligence, neutrality, nonchalance, nonviolence, nothing in excess, numbness, objectivity, obtuseness, Olympian detachment, pacifism, passionlessness, passiveness, passivity, patience, phlegm, phlegmaticalness, phlegmaticness, plucklessness, pococurantism, poker face, prudence, recklessness, regardlessness, repose, resignation, resignedness, restraint, self-abnegation, self-absorption, self-control, self-denial, selflessness, self-restraint, serenity, sloth, sluggishness, smooth temper, sobriety, sopor, soporifousness, soullessness, spiritlessness, spunklessness, stability, steadiness, stoicism, stolidity, straight face, stupefaction, stupor, supineness, temperance, temperateness, torpidity, torpidness, torpor, tranquillity, unanxiousness, unbias, unbiasedness, unconcern, unemotionalism, unexcessiveness, unexcitability, unextravagance, unextremeness, unfeeling, unfeelingness, unimpressibility, unimpressionableness, unirritableness, unmindfulness, unnervousness, unpassionateness, unresponsiveness, unselfishness, unsolicitousness, unsusceptibility, unsympatheticness, untouchability, via media, withdrawal, withdrawnness
 

 

 

 

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