English to Afrikaans Meaning :: apathy

Apathy :
apatie
- apatieapaties
 

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Noun(1) an absence of emotion or enthusiasm(2) the trait of lacking enthusiasm for or interest in things generally

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(1) So far, however, they have not been able to rouse their compatriots from their apathy .(2) Despondency and political apathy are not characteristic of people in the grip of nationalist zeal.(3) The issue of student apathy has been tossed around a lot this past couple weeks.(4) widespread apathy among students(5) I was reading about voter apathy , particularly amongst the young, the other day.(6) She came to see me at a local clinic and I was very concerned about her, particularly her very marked apathy .(7) Politicians blame the public for their apathy at election times but the public think it is the other way round.(8) That chasm is reflected as well in the widespread apathy of the public toward the election.(9) The apathy and lack of compassion he describes, are also present in our own US health care system.(10) Another reason for voter apathy is a lack of confidence in politicians.(11) The reason people stay at home is apathy , cultivated by a belief they won't be listened to by the powers that be.(12) Indeed there does appear to be a great deal of apathy up until this weekend when a number of people attended a march in London.(13) We may not be able to institute change, but apathy is the death of all dialogue and debate.(14) There is a lot of apathy and some residents are only just beginning to realise how much it will affect them.(15) I find it very difficult not to sink into a state of apathy when watching that, because it's the same day after day.(16) He also signalled the need for politicians to combat public apathy by re-establishing trust.
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Noun
1. indifference ::
onverskilligheid
2. lack of interest ::
tekort aan belangstelling
3. lack of enthusiasm ::
'n gebrek aan entoesiasme
4. lack of concern ::
gebrek aan kommer
5. unconcern ::
onbetrokkenheid
6. uninterestedness ::
uninterestedness
9. dispassion ::
dispassion
10. lethargy ::
lusteloosheid
11. languor ::
loomheid
12. ennui ::
verveling
13. acedia ::
acedia
Antonyms
1. emotion ::
emosie
2. feeling ::
gevoel
3. sensibility ::
aanvoeling
Different Forms
apathetic, apathy
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