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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 luke·warm /ˈlukˈwɔrm/
 (a.)微溫的,不熱的,不熱情的

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Luke·warm a.
 1. Moderately warm; neither cold nor hot; tepid.
 2. Not ardent; not zealous; cool; indifferent. Lukewarm blood.” --Spenser. Lukewarm patriots.”
    An obedience so lukewarm and languishing that it merits not the name of passion.   --Dryden.
 -- Luke*warm*ly, adv. -- Luke*warm*ness, n.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 lukewarm
      adj 1: moderately warm; "he hates lukewarm coffee"; "tepid bath
             water" [syn: tepid]
      2: feeling or showing little interest or enthusiasm; "a
         halfhearted effort"; "gave only lukewarm support to the
         candidate" [syn: halfhearted]