What is the opposite of passion?

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Noun
Opposite of any strong or powerful emotion
“The judge listened with dispassion as the convicted murderer pleaded for a lighter sentence.”
Noun
Opposite of fervor or determination
“Having sustained several recurring injuries, the athlete approached his training with a sense of weariness.”
Noun
(in singular) Opposite of an intense interest in something
“Bart had an aversion to doing his homework.”
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(countable noun) Opposite of something that arouses great enthusiasm
“People walking slowly in front of me on the streets is a bugbear of mine.”
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Opposite of an intense love for someone
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“The episode focuses on the profound hatred erupting between Jon Snow and Ramsay Bolton.”
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Opposite of strong feelings of lust
“The desire for chasteness was rare in an adolescent such as himself.”
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Opposite of feelings of anger
“The residents were filled with joy at the meeting due to the council's success in reducing crime.”
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Opposite of the fervor or tireless devotion for a person, cause, or ideal and determination in its furtherance
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Opposite of having, showing, or characterized by force or violent energy
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Opposite of ardor or zeal inspired by passion or enthusiasm
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Opposite of the quality of being religious, characterized by devotion or loyalty
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Opposite of the state or characteristic of being full of life, exuberance or energy
“The dullness of the show was so overwhelming, that we had to leave early to preserve our sanity.”
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Opposite of lustful desire or appetite
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Opposite of an ambition or hope
“Demoralising idleness and the humiliation of charity or relief work left the unemployed dispirited, apathetic, or divided.”
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Opposite of an emotional or romantic association between two people
“This one is a messy divorce and one due undoubtedly to wholly irreconcilable differences.”
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Opposite of of having reverence for something or someone
“His treason was considered blasphemy towards his king and country.”
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Opposite of a strong feeling of annoyance, displeasure, or hostility
“There was a calmness in his disposition despite the clear tension in the room.”
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Opposite of something done for pleasure or entertainment
“Accounting is a profession I engage in during the weekdays.”
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Opposite of instinctive or intuitive feeling as distinguished from reasoning or knowledge
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Opposite of denoting a strong feeling of emotional attachment
“He struggled with feelings of scorn and resentment towards his father who had neglected him during his childhood.”
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Opposite of excitement associated with danger or the taking of risks
“A man with a great fondness for the outdoor life, he loved to ramble in the countryside and experience the calm and quiet of the land.”
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Opposite of arousal on a primal level
“As if he could turn his state from arousal to non-arousal in a second, Blake stood up ignoring Hannah as he looked at his cell phone.”
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Opposite of a hobby or pastime
“Ironing my clothes has always been a dislike of mine.”
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Opposite of the degree of intensity of a feeling or belief
“One can only mask any irresolution in one's beliefs for only so long.”
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