In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1apatía feminineextreme apathy — abulia feminine
- to be sunk in apathy — estar hundido / sumido en la apatía
- apathy toward sth — indiferencia hacia algo
- The issue of student apathy has been tossed around a lot this past couple weeks.
- I was reading about voter apathy, particularly amongst the young, the other day.
- In this day and age of political apathy, there's at least one group I respect.
- There is a lot of apathy and some residents are only just beginning to realise how much it will affect them.
- I find it very difficult not to sink into a state of apathy when watching that, because it's the same day after day.
- She came to see me at a local clinic and I was very concerned about her, particularly her very marked apathy.
- Despondency and political apathy are not characteristic of people in the grip of nationalist zeal.
- We may not be able to institute change, but apathy is the death of all dialogue and debate.
- Another reason for voter apathy is a lack of confidence in politicians.
- This shows apathy on the part of the Government to the problems of the common man.
- Politicians blame the public for their apathy at election times but the public think it is the other way round.
- He also signalled the need for politicians to combat public apathy by re-establishing trust.
- The apathy and lack of compassion he describes, are also present in our own US health care system.
- Indeed there does appear to be a great deal of apathy up until this weekend when a number of people attended a march in London.
- However, we must also look at how much apathy there is within our community towards local politicians.
- The reason people stay at home is apathy, cultivated by a belief they won't be listened to by the powers that be.
- That chasm is reflected as well in the widespread apathy of the public toward the election.
- So far, however, they have not been able to rouse their compatriots from their apathy.
- A project which aims to shape a rural community for future generations has met with apathy, says a group.
- It was a dismal campaign characterised by public apathy and political evasiveness.
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