For example: Informing someone about the government shutdown without revealing your own opinion about the shutdown.

I wanted to stay ... so I don't influence your opinion.

The word I'm thinking of is not objective but it has somewhat of a similar meaning.

  • 1
    "neutral", perhaps?
    – Hellion
    Jan 11 '19 at 15:38
  • 1
    Also maybe "impartial".
    – GEdgar
    Jan 12 '19 at 1:33



I wanted to stay unbiased so I don't influence your opinion.




"The President gave her evenhanded account of what really happened at the meeting."

  • I want to stay uncoloured, so as to not influence your opinion.

uncoloured (BrE) uncolored (AmE) TFD

not influenced or biased

uncolored OED

not invested with any specious or deceptive appearance or quality; open, undisguised; not influenced or affected by something.

As in:

Those evaluators, known as master educators, were meant to offer an outsiders’ dispassionate view of the teachers’ work, uncolored by favoritism or personality clashes. Washington Post Feb 9, 2016

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