Forgiveness vs Indifference - What's the difference?

forgiveness | indifference |

As nouns the difference between forgiveness and indifference

is that forgiveness is the action of forgiving while indifference is indifference, uncaringness.




  • The action of forgiving.
  • The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong. -
  • Readiness to forgive.
  • Synonyms

    * (action of forgiving) remission * (readiness to forgive) mercy






    (en noun)
  • The state of being indifferent.
  • Unbiased impartiality.
  • Unemotional apathy.
  • * His daughter's indifference towards the sexist group made him wonder if she was even human.
  • A lack of enthusiasm.
  • Unconcerned nonchalance.
  • * {{quote-book, year=1897, author=
  • , title= , chapter=1 citation , passage=I liked the man for his own sake, and even had he promised to turn out a celebrity it would have had no weight with me. I look upon notoriety with the same indifference as on the buttons on a man's shirt-front, or the crest on his note-paper.}}