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1. half-hearted, halfhearted, lukewarm, tepid

feeling or showing little interest or enthusiasm

Example Sentences:
'a halfhearted effort'
'gave only lukewarm support to the candidate'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of halfhearted
with little enthusiasm, determination, interest, etc.; spiritless

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see synonyms of halfhearted
Exhibiting or feeling little interest, enthusiasm, or heart; uninspired: a halfhearted attempt at writing a novel.

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