Definition of unemotional in English:



  • Not having or showing strong feelings.

    ‘a flat, unemotional voice’
    • ‘Detection is, or ought to be, an exact science, and should be treated in the same cold and unemotional manner.’
    • ‘These portraits look like clinical studies, detached and unemotional.’
    • ‘Her clear, analytical mind enabled her to provide an unemotional business-like approach in often emotive situations.’
    • ‘But Spock is the reason I go for the strong silent unemotional type.’
    • ‘The clear and unemotional voice of the narrator sets the scene.’
    • ‘Stacy gets on the mic and throws her whiny, boring, unemotional voice out for the whole world to hear.’
    • ‘‘It's not going to get any better,’ he said, his voice surprisingly calm and unemotional.’
    • ‘We need to take a sober, unemotional look at the issue.’
    • ‘His bearing is that of a man in control - cold, unemotional and authoritative.’
    • ‘This may explain why he was always so isolated, detached and unemotional.’
    • ‘Each day he looked as calm and unemotional as his father had that day at the hospital, once I'd introduced myself.’
    • ‘Basil's eyes were cold and unemotional as they stared up at Sam.’
    • ‘Did you know that as well as being cold and unemotional, we are also polite, traditional and reserved?’
    • ‘Well, I could not very well tell from that unemotional voice whether he was amused, or annoyed, as the case may be.’
    • ‘Alex was particularly embarrassed and ashamed because he wasn't able to keep his cool and stay unemotional.’
    • ‘Since society expects men to be strong and unemotional, they most often grieve in more solitary and cognitive ways.’
    • ‘Barry's body slumps, as if tired of the pretence of being strong and unemotional.’
    • ‘How natural is it for males to be aggressive, unemotional, and rational?’
    • ‘His voice always seems highly strung, like he's about to crack, yet there's also something cold and unemotional to it.’
    • ‘Kubrick, of course, is eternally categorised as cold, unemotional, misanthropic, somehow inhuman.’
    reserved, controlled, undemonstrative, restrained, self-controlled, impersonal, clinical, passionless, emotionless, cold, frigid, cool, calm, composed, collected, cool, calm, and collected, cool-headed, level-headed, hard-headed, businesslike, rational, sober, unsentimental, unfeeling, unresponsive, unexcitable, unmoved, unagitated, unruffled, serene, impassive, tranquil, indifferent, apathetic, phlegmatic, stoical, equable, detached, distant, remote, aloof, disinterested, unconcerned
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