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emotionlessness

Definitions

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  • n. The property of being emotionless.

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  • n. apathy demonstrated by an absence of emotional reactions
  • n. absence of emotion

Etymologies

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emotionless +‎ -ness

Examples

  • Which does cause some to actually leave their Veimpr village and their politeness/emotionlessness actually does the opposite and pushes people away more because who wants to be friends with someone who never laughs, grins, rarely gives the hint of a smile, and is constantly polite?

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  • Sexual climax brings a feeling of emotionlessness, detachment, and numbness which quiets the feeling of anxiety and nervousness, however briefly.

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  • Now there was no animation in any of us, as if Alessan's emotionlessness drained us as well.

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  • This evocative, palpable atmosphere is unfortunately married to a very haphazard cinematic quality, as Tsai's reliance mostly on single-shot scenes and long takes means that if a certain composition does not work or the direction does not liven up the shot, an entire scene or series of scenes can pass by with a banality and emotionlessness that has been rare for the director.

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  • And then the almost invisible change in his face, as the hidden emotion sank down and the stoic indifference, the emotionlessness of centuries, and the stoic kind of tolerance came over him.

    The Plumed Serpent

  • Now there was no animation in any of us, as if Alessan's emotionlessness drained us as

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  • Beneath the drumhead of imposed emotionlessness, Flandry felt his body stiffen.

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  • Then as he stood, still uncertain, he saw the giant who had until now looked on with detached emotionlessness come elbowing his way through the press, much as an elephant goes through small timber, uprooting obstacles and tossing them aside as he moves.

    A Pagan of the Hills

  • Their emotionlessness reflects a detached, fearless, and possibly dissociated state, revealing a low-state autonomic nervous system and lack of anxiety.

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  • However, the beautiful scenery provokes emotionlessness.

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