Blase - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbleɪz|
Brit.  |ˈblɑːzeɪ|

adjective

- very sophisticated especially because of surfeit; versed in the ways of the world(syn: worldly)

the blase traveler refers to the ocean he has crossed as 'the pond'

- uninterested because of frequent exposure or indulgence(syn: bored)

his blase indifference
a petulant blase air

- nonchalantly unconcerned

a blase attitude about housecleaning

Examples

People get blasé about their hometown.

He's very blasé about money now that he's got that job.

the blase traveler refers to the ocean he has crossed as 'the pond'

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