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insentient

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of insentient

  1. 1 lacking animate awareness or sensation <refused to believe that the universe as we know it evolved from the random interactions of insentient particles of matter> Synonyms inanimate, insensible, insensate, senseless, unfeelingRelated Words exanimate, lifeless; comatose, unconsciousNear Antonyms aware, cognizant, conscious; animated, lively, vibrantAntonyms animate, feeling, sensate, sensible, sensitive, sentient

  2. 2 not having or showing a deep understanding of something <an insentient therapist who failed to see what the teenager's real problem was> Synonyms impercipient, imperceptive, unperceptive, unwiseRelated Words undiscriminating; dense, dull, obtuse, sluggish, thickheaded; brainless, dumb, feebleminded, foolish, idiotic (also idiotical), imbecile (or imbecilic), moronic, silly, simple, slow, stupid, thoughtless, unintelligent, witlessNear Antonyms discriminating; acute, perspicacious; brainy, bright, brilliant, clever, intelligent, keen, nimble, quick, quick-witted, smart; cerebral, erudite, learned, literate, scholarly; astute, sharp, shrewd; contemplative, reflective, thoughtfulAntonyms discerning, insightful, perceptive, percipient, sagacious, sage, sapient




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