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Being in a state of indifference, or not caring one away or another.

For instance; lacking passion, motivation and desire, possibly due to emotional supression- leading to one becoming apathetic about their situation.
Person 1: "What's apathy?"

Person 2: "I don't know, and I don't care."
by Caffeine91 June 28, 2010
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Intelligence agency term for "psychological operation". A government or corporate-sponsored operation, usually taking the form of a "terrorist attack" or "crazed gunman on a spree", with the intent of panicking the public into demanding more police and laws inhibiting freedom. Psyops are usually carried out by drugging a civilian or group of civilians with aggression-promoting drugs, psyching them up, arming them, and sending them out to commit mayhem. Government-sponsored terrorism. See also blackshirts, conspiracy
Person A: Man, that nutcase Martin Bryant guy shot 35 people in Tasmania!

Person B: No, he wasn't a nutcase, that was just a psyop so the government could have an excuse to ban guns.
by Mystikan April 11, 2006
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A complete lack of emotion or motivation, whether directed towards a person, activity, or object.

While it can often be confused with Stoicism, apathy is much worse than merely not showing feelings, as the person who is apathetic HAS no feelings.
Sadly, the most likely cause of the world's problems is that no one seems to care about anything anymore. Apathy is truly entropy.
by Artegall June 08, 2004
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I have to use the word Apathy in a sentence? Ugh..
by ryan y September 17, 2005
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Apathy (n.) - A complete lack of giving a fuck.
She was so apathetic about drawing that she didn't even color within the lines.

My mother is the queen of apathy; she doesn't care about ANYTHING.
by Xawe September 17, 2014
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A lack of care, feeling, or any kind of emotion. Both negative and positive. Also known as being to lazy to be lazy.
See Meh
"Your so apathetic!"
"Meh."
by Positive Apathy May 31, 2005
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