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Definitions for insensate
ɪnˈsɛn seɪt, -sɪtin·sen·sate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. insentient, insensateadjective

    devoid of feeling and consciousness and animation

    "insentient (or insensate) stone"

  2. cold, cold-blooded, inhuman, insensateadjective

    without compunction or human feeling

    "in cold blood"; "cold-blooded killing"; "insensate destruction"

Wiktionary

  1. insensatenoun

    One who is insensate.

  2. insensateverb

    To render insensate; to deprive of sensation or consciousness

  3. insensateadjective

    Having no sensation or consciousness; unconscious; inanimate.

  4. insensateadjective

    Senseless; foolish; irrational.

  5. insensateadjective

    Unfeeling, heartless, cruel, insensitive.

  6. insensateadjective

    Not responsive to sensory stimuli.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Insensateadjective

    wanting sensibility; destitute of sense; stupid; foolish

    Etymology: [L. insensatus. See In- not, and Sensate.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Insensate

    in-sen′sāt, adj. void of sense: wanting sensibility: stupid.—n. Insen′sateness, the state of being insensate or destitute of sense: insensibility. [L. insensātusin, not, sensatussensus, feeling.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of insensate in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of insensate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of insensate in a Sentence

  1. Robert Dunham:

    No improvement in the protocol will address the fact that midazolam is an inappropriate drug to use in executions, midazolam is not capable of knocking somebody out and keeping them insensate during the period in which other drugs are administered.

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  • empfindungslos, unsinnig, unvernünftigGerman
  • inconsciente, indiferente, absurdo, inhumanoSpanish
  • tunnoton, järjetön, älytön, tunteetonFinnish
  • insenséFrench
  • անզգա, անշունչ, անկապ, անզգամ, դաժան, անկարեկից, անիմաստArmenian
  • बधीरMarathi
  • gevoelloos, onzinnig, hardvochtigDutch
  • bez czucia, bezmyślnyPolish
  • desumano, inumanoPortuguese
  • глупый, бесчувственный, бесчеловечный, бессмысленный, безрассудный, жестокий, неодушевлённый, неразумныйRussian
  • livlös, känslolös, okänsligSwedish
  • duygusuz, ruhsuz, katı yürekli, hissiz, anlamsız, kıyıcı, duyarsız, kalpsiz, umursamaz, gaddarTurkish

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