inertly (part of speech: adverb)
indifferently (part of speech: adverb)
passively (part of speech: adverb)
insensitively (part of speech: adverb)
hardheartedly, numbly, ruthlessly, bluntly, insensitively, unsympathetically, toughly, callously, apathetically, objectively, unfeelingly, coolly, heartlessly, aloofly, dispassionately, unconcernedly, stonily, unemotionally, nonchalantly, indifferently
- He admitted the plea and said:- " My mind shall rest, and for a few days, possibly weeks, it shall be passively receptive of just such influences as nature and circumstances chance to bring to it. - "His Sombre Rivals", E. P. Roe.
- The kernel of truth in Rousseau's doctrine is this, that while the soldier is put in an actively hostile position, the peaceable subject of a belligerent is put in a passively hostile position; but the doctrine is absolutely misunderstood, although the distinction which it asserts is quite commonly recognized. - "The Future of International Law", Lassa Oppenheim.
- Presently he got up, book in hand, slowly walked to the north window, and passively gazed at the misty distance where rose the blue outline of the lake hills. - "The Light of Scarthey", Egerton Castle.