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disinterested

Pronunciation: /dɪsˈɪntrəstəd; dɪsˈɪntrəstɪd/

Translation of disinterested in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [decision/advice] imparcial; [action] desinteresado
    Example sentences
    • As a family friend with no further ambitions, he was able to offer disinterested advice to the inexperienced future president.
    • An adjudicator must be, and must be seen to be, disinterested, unbiased and impartial.
    • Now, this notion of disinterested advice may also repay a claimant's examination.

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