Incurious



[in-kyoo r-ee-uh s] /ɪnˈkyʊər i əs/

adjective
1.
not curious; not inquisitive or observant; inattentive; indifferent.
2.
Archaic. lacking care or attention; careless; negligent.
3.
Archaic. deficient in interest or novelty.
/ɪnˈkjʊərɪəs/
adjective
1.
not curious; indifferent or uninterested
adj.

1560s, “negligent, heedless,” from Latin incuriosus “careless, negligent, unconcerned,” from in- “not, opposite of, without” (see in- (1)) + curiosus (see curious). Meaning “uninquisitive” is from 1610s. Objective sense of “unworthy of attention” is from 1747.

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