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Meaning of INCURIOUS

Pronunciation:  in'kyûreeus

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  showing absence of intellectual inquisitiveness or natural curiosity; "strangely incurious about the cause of the political upheaval surrounding them"
 

INCURIOUS is a 9 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Synonyms: uninquiring, uninquisitive, uninterested
 
 Antonyms: curious
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\In*cu"ri*ous\, a. [L. incuriosus: cf. F. incurieux.
See {In-} not, and {Curious}.]
Not curious or inquisitive; without care for or interest in;
inattentive; careless; negligent; heedless.

      Carelessnesses and incurious deportments toward their
      children.                                --Jer. Taylor.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: absent, absentminded, abstracted, aloof, apathetic, ataractic, blase, bored, careless, casual, detached, devil-may-care, disinterested, dispassionate, disregardant, disregardful, distant, distracted, distrait, distraught, easygoing, heedless, impassive, inadvertent, inattentive, indifferent, inexcitable, inobservant, insouciant, lackadaisical, listless, mindless, negligent, nonchalant, perfunctory, phlegmatic, pococurante, preoccupied, reckless, regardless, remote, stolid, thoughtless, turned-off, unanxious, unconcerned, undiscriminating, unheedful, unheeding, uninquiring, uninterested, uninvolved, unmarking, unmindful, unnoticing, unnoting, unobservant, unobserving, unremarking, unsolicitous, withdrawn
 

 

 

 

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