Definition of 'nonchalant'
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She seems supremely nonchalant about it. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But people were not as nonchalant as they appeared. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The other piece is floating southwards in a nonchalant manner. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)My wife did a bit of walking but both came back looking fairly nonchalant. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is part of her repertoire to appear nonchalant and produce winners that take their time to land. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He appeared relaxed and nonchalant, almost uncaring. The Broken God (1993)It takes careful choreography to look this nonchalant, hard work to appear this playful. Times, Sunday Times (2009)They look nonchalant and feel second-hand, or as if pulled from the back of the wardrobe. Times, Sunday Times (2011)What I noticed most was the modest way he behaved and the nonchalant manner in which his colleagues accepted his feat. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'nonchalant'
British English: nonchalant ADJECTIVE
If you describe someone as nonchalant, you mean that they appear not to worry or care about things and that they seem very calm.
His mother is nonchalant about her role in her son's latest work.
Definition of nonchalant from the Collins English Dictionary
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