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halfhearted

[haf-hahr-tid, hahf-] /ˈhæfˈhɑr tɪd, ˈhɑf-/
adjective
1.
having or showing little enthusiasm:
a halfhearted attempt to work.
Origin of halfhearted
1605-1615
1605-15; half + heart + -ed3
Related forms
halfheartedly, adverb
halfheartedness, noun
Synonyms
indifferent, uninterested, cold, cool, perfunctory.
Antonyms
enthusiastic.
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