consider pathy==sympathy, there are two words. 1. antipathy = dislike 2. apathy = disinterested Since "anti" is stronger than "a".. disliking is 1 step above disinterested..
apathy sounds like chapathy means roti in hindi.so say i dont like chapathi i like breads only.
a (negative) + pathy : root "pathy" means feeling as in sympathy; so apathy means having no feeling for others or lacking interest in something.
pathy+patni: panti(wife) is trying to attract pathy(husband). But he does not show any interest.
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relate it to Apathetic-meaning indifferent