half-hearted


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feeling or showing little interest or enthusiasm

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Half-hearted, not because I didn't want to devote myself to this last stretch to finally graduate.
Wisely, Theresa May has fully taken on board the majority wish for a 'clean' Brexit, whilst Labour is following along in a half-hearted fashion.
He has neither passion nor charisma, as we saw in his less than half-hearted attempts to convince people to vote Remain in the referendum.
JEREMY Corbyn insisted there was "nothing half-hearted" about Labour's pro-EU campaign as he made his first major speech of the referendum battle.
He went on: "There is nothing half-hearted about what we are doing, there is nothing half-hearted about our campaign, there is nothing half-hearted about our alliances.
Our experience tells us that these are half-hearted attempts made just to stave off international pressure.
Even half-hearted and half-done operations would provide the enemy an opportunity to change both its strategy and tactics.
CARDIFF council's cabinet has come under fire for it's "half-hearted" response to an independent review which identified "signifi-cant failings" across the authority.
In a half-hearted attempt to talk up his Spanish striker, Mourinho said: "When we see Torres with his back to goal surrounded by two or three opponents, we know he is not going to produce a piece of magic...
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.
Jennifer Lopez has a smaller role as a half-hearted love interest.
A boozy late-night encounter with Iris's lesbian sister, Hannah (Rosemarie DeWitt), leads to a half-hearted offer of sex.
* Jonathan Tobin demolishes the Israeli government's half-hearted recognition of Reform and Conservative rabbis.
"Their fire-bomb throwing was half-hearted and ineffectual, but it was all the provocation the police needed.