Frigid vs Uncaring - What's the difference?

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Frigid is a related term of uncaring.


As adjectives the difference between frigid and uncaring

is that frigid is very cold; lacking warmth; icy while uncaring is characterized by a lack of care; not caring.

frigid

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Very cold; lacking warmth; icy.
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  • Chilly in manner; lacking affection or zeal; impassive.
  • (colloquial) Sexually unresponsive, especially of a woman.
  • Antonyms

    * fervid

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    uncaring

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Characterized by a lack of care; not caring.
  • :His uncaring attitude did not win him many friends.