What does insensitivity mean?

Definitions for insensitivity
in·sen·si·tiv·i·ty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. insensitivity, insensitiveness(noun)

    the inability to respond to affective changes in your interpersonal environment

Wiktionary

  1. insensitivity(Noun)

    The condition of being insensitive

How to pronounce insensitivity?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say insensitivity in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of insensitivity in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of insensitivity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of insensitivity in a Sentence

  1. Terry Bradshaw:

    I made an insensitive remark today about Ken Jeong, who I've known for some time, i've spoken to Ken Jeong about the importance of cultural respect and apologized for my offensive comments. I would like to also apologize to the Asian-American community for my insensitivity.

  2. Hossam Haick:

    The attractiveness of this test lies in its non-invasiveness, ease of use, rapid predictiveness, insensitivity to confounding factors and potentially low cost.

  3. Henry Cavillmight:

    Having seen the reaction to an article in particular about my feelings on dating and the #metoo movement, I just wanted to apologize for any confusion and misunderstanding that this may have created, insensitivity was absolutely not my intention. In light of this I would just like to clarify and confirm to all that I have always and will continue to hold women in the highest of regard, no matter the type of relationship, whether it be friendship, professional, or a significant other.

  4. James Cox:

    People with rare insensitivity to pain can be valuable to medical research as we learn how their genetic mutations impact how they experience pain, so we would encourage anyone who does not experience pain to come forward.

  5. Atlanta Braves:

    We are aware of the tweets that surfaced after today’s game and have spoken to Sean, who is incredibly remorseful, regardless of how long ago he posted them, he is aware of the insensitivity and is taking full responsibility.

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