graded adjective & adjective Someone who is dispassionate is calm and reasonable, and not affected by emotions. ⇒ We, as prosecutors, try to be dispassionate about the cases we bring. ⇒ He spoke in the flat, dispassionate tone of a lecturer. dispassionately
graded adverb & adverb [ADV with v] ⇒ He sets out the facts coolly and dispassionately.
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