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English adjective: insensitive

1. insensitive not responsive to physical stimuli


SamplesInsensitive to radiation.


Similardead, deadened, unreactive


See alsoinsensible, insusceptible, unresponsive, unsusceptible


Attributesensitiveness, sensitivity


Antonymssensitive

2. insensitive deficient in human sensibility; not mentally or morally sensitive


SamplesInsensitive to the needs of the patients.


Similarcallous, dead, dull, indurate, insensible, numb, pachydermatous, soulless, thick-skinned, tough-skinned, unaffected


See alsohard, insensible, tough, unresponsive


Attributesensitiveness, sensitivity


Antonymssensitive









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