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dispassionate

Pronunciation: /dɪsˈpæʃənət/

Translation of dispassionate in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [statement/account/analysis] desapasionado, objetivo; [adjudication] imparcial, ecuánime; [onlooker] imparcial he remained dispassionate in the argument no se acaloró en la discusión let's try and be dispassionate about it intentemos verlo de forma objetiva
    Example sentences
    • That immediately drained the emotion out of everything; I became dispassionate, rational.
    • His unflappable dispassionate calm is an end in itself.
    • They wish to return to an atmosphere of mutual respect, which will permit rational and dispassionate debate.

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