half-hearted


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feeling or showing little interest or enthusiasm

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The rape scene will be awful for fans to watch, but you can't be half-hearted about a storyline like this
This half-hearted apology must also be put in the political context -- everything Blair does is political -- of a formal UK government inquiry into the events leading up to the invasion of Iraq.
Progress will continue to remain half-hearted until and unless both countries do not show political maturity and clearly distinguish initiatives from military cooperation or breakdown.
You certainly wouldn't do it if you were half-hearted in your support.
He took part in a half-hearted 'lap of appreciation' after Chelsea's 2-2 draw against Newcastle in their final home game.
There was a chap on the radio this morning giving some half-hearted reason, telling the listeners that there are cells of people around Wales waiting to spring into action.
Sir Paul Stephenson said sophisticated gangsters of all kinds are using cutting-edge technology to outwit a half-hearted police response.
We are all about making memorable flavours that really hit the spot and are nothing like the vast majority of weak, insipid flavours and half-hearted aromas currently on offer," said Mr Scruff(aka: Andy Carthy).
Leighton said: "I think it's a half-hearted apology at best really, and it probably exacerbates the position, rather than resolving it.
SFA president George Peat yesterday issued a half-hearted apology for pinning Scotland's World Cup meltdown on striker Chris Iwelumo.
Our association has to conclude from this that six months of half-hearted government attempts at support, so far, have left our SME firms facing a bleak future.
Although he could do without any more injuries to add to his busy treatment room, the manager believes that a half-hearted approach could result in more casualties at an time when he is already thinking ahead to next season.
The goal is to live one's life with personal gravitas and gusto, rather than the half-hearted shambling of someone living as an automaton.
But dollar buying was half-hearted due to speculation of an additional interest rate cut by the U.
All I got was a has-been croaking his way through a half-hearted and only half-performed concert.