lukewarm


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tepid

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lacking warmth, interest, enthusiasm, or involvement

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moderately warm

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feeling or showing little interest or enthusiasm

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The rusty London sunshine struggling clear of the London mist shed a lukewarm brightness into the First Secretary's private room; and in the silence Mr Verloc heard against a window-pane the faint buzzing of a fly - his first fly of the year - heralding better than any number of swallows the approach of spring.
The previous day had been - not to say hot, for the term is weak and lukewarm in its power of conveying an idea of the temperature.
When you warmed,' said the secretary, looking sharply at the other's downcast eyes, which brightened slowly as he spoke; 'when you warmed into that noble outbreak; when you told them that you were never of the lukewarm or the timid tribe, and bade them take heed that they were prepared to follow one who would lead them on, though to the very death; when you spoke of a hundred and twenty thousand men across the Scottish border who would take their own redress at any time, if it were not conceded; when you cried "Perish the Pope and all his base adherents; the penal laws against them shall never be repealed while Englishmen have hearts and hands"--and waved your own and touched your sword; and when they cried "No Popery
In the city, it developed only foul stale smells, and was a sickly, lukewarm, dirt- stained, wretched addition to the gutters.
In the large inn-yards waiters flitted to and fro and ran against each other, horses clattered on the uneven stones, carriage steps fell rattling down, and sickening smells from many dinners came in a heavy lukewarm breath upon the sense.
euro]ey also said there were cockroaches coming out of the shower drain, the swimming pool water was unclean, safety railings were missing and meat was sometimes served undercooked and lukewarm.
ROBERTO MARTINEZ is lukewarm on the idea of bringing Callum McManaman with him to Everton.
The listing of alizz islamic bank shares on Sunday on the Muscat Securities Market (MSM) has received lukewarm response from the investors in view of the share price of the bank that stood at 103 basias, reflecting a meager gain of 0.
The auction had attracted a lukewarm response from the market and fetched the government only 9,407 crore rupees out of 28,000 crore rupees which was the minimum value of the airwaves put for auction.
09 billion, regardless lukewarm demand in major economies, forecasted Taiwan Association of Machinery Industry (TAMI) Sectary General J.
He did not comment on the news and was totally lukewarm," the paper quoted medical sources at an army hospital where the former leader is receiving medical treatment.
8226; 100% of the managers are Lukewarm on The United States Economy
The writ says they were given lukewarm food which should have been hot, undercooked barbecued food, and uncovered food which was infested with flies and wasps.
Meanwhile, This Morning's Alison Hammond, 35, joined the camp but got a lukewarm reception.
Global Banking News-8 July 2010-European stress tests receive lukewarm reception(C)2010 ENPublishing - http://www.