If you are unmoved by something, you are not emotionally affected by it.

Mr Bird remained unmoved by the corruption allegations...

His face was unmoved, but on his lips there was a trace of displeasure.


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  • unmoved — [unmo͞ovd′] adj. 1. not moved from its place 2. firm or unchanged in purpose 3. not having one s feelings stirred [unmoved by another s suffering] …   English World dictionary

  • Unmoved — Un*moved , a. Not moved; fixed; firm; unshaken; calm; apathetic. {Un*mov ed*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • unmoved — index callous, cold blooded, impervious, inexpressive, insensible, insusceptible (uncaring), irreconcilable …   Law dictionary

  • unmoved — late 14c., not affected by emotion or excitement, from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + pp. of MOVE (Cf. move) (v.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • unmoved — ► ADJECTIVE 1) not affected by emotion or excitement. 2) not changed in purpose or position. DERIVATIVES unmovable (also unmoveable) adjective …   English terms dictionary

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  • unmoved — un|moved [ ʌn muvd ] adjective not feeling any emotion, especially feeling no sympathy or sadness when other people would expect you to: She was completely unmoved by his appeal for help …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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