Angela’s ABCs disinterested and uninterested
Words easily confused: Disinterested and uninterested
Disinterested and uninterested have very different meanings.
Disinterested means impartial, unbiased, unprejudiced. Uninterested means not interested.
‘In court, the judge must maintain a disinterested approach to the proceedings.’
‘The court reporter was so uninterested in the proceedings that he nodded off to sleep.’