Definitions for insensitiveɪnˈsɛn sɪ tɪv

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. insensitive(adj)

    not responsive to physical stimuli

    "insensitive to radiation"

  2. insensitive(adj)

    deficient in human sensibility; not mentally or morally sensitive

    "insensitive to the needs of the patients"

Wiktionary

  1. insensitive(Adjective)

    Not having normal physical feeling

  2. insensitive(Adjective)

    Not having normal emotional feelings, cold, tactless, undiplomatic

Webster Dictionary

  1. Insensitive(adj)

    not sensitive; wanting sensation, or wanting acute sensibility

Freebase

  1. Insensitive

    "Insensitive" is the title of a track from the 1994 Jann Arden album Living Under June; an international hit single, "Insensitive" remains the career record for Arden. The song is unique in Arden's repertoire as the one song she's made the first recorded version of which she did not write, the composer of "Insensitive" being Anne Loree.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Insensitive

    in-sen′si-tiv, adj. not sensitive.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of insensitive in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of insensitive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. David Hill:

    He wants to admit his involvement in what was a considerably ill-conceived, ill-advised, thoughtless and insensitive drunken act.

  2. Scott Rudin:

    I made a series of remarks that were meant only to be funny, but in the cold light of day, they are in fact thoughtless and insensitive.

  3. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    It is always possible to be happy by ignoring the sufferings of the millions! People with high conscience can never attain this kind of insensitive happiness!

  4. Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson:

    In an attempt to protect all of our defenses, we used words and we phrased things in such a way that was very insensitive to the tragedy in general, the family and the victim in particular.

  5. Kristy Campbell:

    While Ethan has apologized for regrettable and insensitive comments, they do not reflect the views of Governor Bush or his organization and it is appropriate for him to step aside. We wish him the best.

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