lack of interest
index disregard (unconcern), laxity

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • Due to Lack of Interest, Tomorrow Has Been Canceled — is a 1969 book by Irene Kampen, an account of her return to school at the University of Wisconsin–Madison after 25 years, and how she learned to adapt to the student culture of the late Sixties. While it is listed as non fiction, Kampen included… …   Wikipedia

  • lack of attention — index disinterest (lack of interest), negligence, res ipsa loquitur Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • lack of concern — index disinterest (lack of interest) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • interest — in|terest1 W1S2 [ˈıntrıst] n [Date: 1400 1500; Origin: Anglo French interesse, from Latin interesse to be between, make a difference, concern , from esse to be ] 1.) [singular, U] if you have an interest in something or someone, you want to know… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • lack — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ profound, serious, severe ▪ conspicuous, distinct, notable, noticeable, obvious, remarkable …   Collocations dictionary

  • lack — lack1 [ læk ] noun singular or uncount *** a situation in which you do not have any or do not have enough of something you need: lack of: The game was canceled due to lack of interest. Most of his problems stem from a lack of confidence. for lack …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • lack — 1 noun (singular, uncountable) the state of not having something, or of not having enough of it (+ of): Lack of vitamin B can produce a variety of symptoms. | a complete/distinct/marked/total lack of: Rosie was showing a marked lack of interest… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • interest —   1. Concern. Hoihoi, kuleana, pili laulā (broad, general). See saying, bone.    ♦ I haven t the least interest, a ohe o u lihi hoihoi.    ♦ Of no interest, ole wale, hoihoi ole.    ♦ Lack of interest, ho onakuli.   2. On principal. Kuwala, kuala …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • lack´a|dai´si|cal|ness — lack|a|dai|si|cal «LAK uh DAY zuh kuhl», adjective. lacking interest or enthusiasm; languid; listless: »A lackadaisical sales staff. The new mayor has worked long and hard and is far from lackadaisical. SYNONYM(S): spiritless, lethargic, dreamy.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • lack´a|dai´si|cal|ly — lack|a|dai|si|cal «LAK uh DAY zuh kuhl», adjective. lacking interest or enthusiasm; languid; listless: »A lackadaisical sales staff. The new mayor has worked long and hard and is far from lackadaisical. SYNONYM(S): spiritless, lethargic, dreamy.… …   Useful english dictionary

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