past caring

(way) past caring

No longer giving any of one's attention, focus, or concern to or about someone or something. A: "Samantha said another awful thing about you today." B: "I'm way past caring, to be honest. She's just looking for attention at this point, and it isn't worth it." I'm past caring what happens to my career at the end of this trial—I just want the whole thing to be over.
See also: caring, past

past caring

Fig. [of someone] beyond caring about someone or something that is hopeless. I don't care what you do! I'm past caring!
See also: caring, past
References in classic literature ?
The car was full of people, who were going home from the opera, and they all stared at me, but I was past caring for a little thing like that.
Outside of Westminster the public is so bored with Brexit they are almost past caring.
We were all past caring as it was only too evident to us that S'pore could not be held.
'I've actually got to the point where I am past caring what the deal is we have" - Tory former cabinet minister Sir Oliver Letwin.
'I've actually got to the point where I am past caring what the deal is we have" Tory former cabinet minister Sir Oliver Letwin.
Zaballero even named the exhibit 'Looking Back With Love,' which sort of shows how past caring she is about sounding corny or not.
Fed-up Peggy, 73, says she is past caring 20 years after war first broke out - and a decade since her sons stopped talking to each other.
Peggy, 73, says she is past caring 20 years after war broke out - and a decade since her sons stopped talking to each other.
"No I didn't, I never planned to kill Kurt Crawford at all, you're wrong - I was past caring after a while, it was time to move on", said Mr Dalli.
But, take a walk through this hillside beauty spot on a sunny day and you would soon be past caring just what it's called.
The Ungli gang's vigilantism is never grand until the climax, and by then you may be past caring. To watch them repeatedly bring down corrupt traffic constables and dishonest officers who issue driver's licenses is not exactly riveting.
In all cases, folk are past caring, excepting the potential rush of refugees from any quarter refusing to adopt the Western template of democracy.