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insensate

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of insensate

  1. 1 lacking animate awareness or sensation the belief that God is immanent in all things, even insensate objects Synonyms of insensate inanimate, insensible, insentient, senseless, unfeeling Words Related to insensate exanimate, lifeless; comatose, unconscious Near Antonyms of insensate aware, cognizant, conscious; animated, lively, vibrant Antonyms of insensate animate, feeling, sensate, sensible, sensitive, sentient

  2. 2 having or showing a lack of sympathy or tender feelings an insensate boss who refuses to allow time off for funerals Synonyms of insensate affectless, callous, case-hardened, cold-blooded, compassionless, desensitized, hard-boiled, hard-hearted, heartless, indurate, inhuman, inhumane, hard, insensitive, ironhearted, merciless, obdurate, pachydermatous, pitiless, remorseless, ruthless, slash-and-burn, soulless, stony (also stoney), stonyhearted, take-no-prisoners, thick-skinned, uncharitable, unfeeling, unmerciful, unsparing, unsympatheticWords Related to insensate boorish, heedless, inconsiderate, thoughtless, uncaring, unfriendly, unloving, unthinking; grim, hard-bitten, harsh, heavy-handed, ironfisted, ironhanded, jackbooted, knock-down, drag-out (or knock-down-and-drag-out), oppressive, rough, rough-and-tumble, severe, sledgehammer, stern, tough, ungentle; abusive, acrimonious, disagreeable, hateful, ill-natured, ill-tempered, malevolent, malicious, mean, rancorous, spiteful, surly, virulent; barbarous, bestial, brutal, brutish, cruel, evil-minded, savage, vicious; austere, cold, frostyNear Antonyms of insensate benevolent, benignant, gentle, kind; clement, indulgent, lenient, mild; cordial, friendly, good-natured, good-tempered, gracious; tolerant, understanding; affectionate, fond, lovingAntonyms of insensate charitable, compassionate, humane, kindhearted, kindly, merciful, sensitive, softhearted, sympathetic, tender, tenderhearted, warm, warmhearted


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