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Wordnet 3.0


1. unaffected by strong emotion or prejudice;
- Example: "a journalist should be a dispassionate reporter of fact"
[syn: dispassionate, cold-eyed]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Dispassionate \Dis*pas"sion*ate\, a. 1. Free from passion; not warped, prejudiced, swerved, or carried away by passion or feeling; judicial; calm; composed. [1913 Webster] Wise and dispassionate men. --Clarendon. [1913 Webster] 2. Not dictated by passion; not proceeding from temper or bias; impartial; as, dispassionate proceedings; a dispassionate view. Syn: Calm; cool; composed serene; unimpassioned; temperate; moderate; impartial; unruffled. -- Dis*pas"sion*ate*ly, adv. -- Dis*pas"sion*ate*ness, n. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

dispassionate adj 1: unaffected by strong emotion or prejudice; "a journalist should be a dispassionate reporter of fact" [syn: dispassionate, cold-eyed]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

139 Moby Thesaurus words for "dispassionate": Olympian, aboveboard, abstract, affectless, aloof, anesthetized, apathetic, arctic, ataractic, autistic, blase, blunt, bovine, calm, candid, careless, casual, catatonic, chill, chilly, cold, cold as charity, cold-blooded, coldhearted, colorless, composed, cool, detached, devil-may-care, disinterested, disregardful, drugged, dull, easygoing, emotionally dead, emotionless, equable, equal, equitable, even, even-tempered, evenhanded, fair, frank, frigid, frosted, frosty, frozen, heartless, heedless, icy, immovable, impartial, impassible, impassive, impersonal, imperturbable, inattentive, incurious, indifferent, inexcitable, inirritable, insouciant, insusceptible, just, lackadaisical, level-headed, levelheaded, listless, lofty, mindless, negligent, neutral, nonchalant, nonemotional, objective, obtuse, open, open-minded, out of touch, passionless, patient, peaceful, perfunctory, placid, pococurante, poker-faced, reckless, regardless, reposeful, self-absorbed, self-controlled, self-possessed, selfless, serene, sober, soulless, spiritless, steady, stoic, stolid, straightforward, tranquil, turned-off, unaffectionate, unanxious, unbiased, uncolored, unconcerned, undazzled, undiscriminating, undisturbable, unemotional, unexcitable, unexcited, unfeeling, unflappable, unimpassioned, unimpressionable, uninfluenced, uninterested, unirritable, unjaundiced, unloving, unmindful, unmoved, unnervous, unpassionate, unprejudiced, unprepossessed, unresponding, unresponsive, unruffled, unselfish, unsolicitous, unsusceptible, unswayed, unsympathetic, untouchable