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insensible

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of insensible

  1. 1 having lost consciousness if a choking person is insensible, you should lay them down on their back before performing the Heimlich maneuver Synonyms of insensible cold, unconscious, senselessWords Related to insensible semiconscious; anesthetized; collapsedNear Antonyms of insensible alert, awake, aware, up; resuscitated, revivedAntonyms of insensible conscious

  2. 2 not perceptible by a sense or by the mind the fragile glass flowers can be damaged by even the most insensible tremors Synonyms of insensible impalpable, inappreciable, indistinguishable, imperceptibleWords Related to insensible inaudible, intangible, invisible; inconspicuous, indistinct, unnoticeable, unseeable, unseen; faint, insignificant, liminal, slender, slight, subtle, trivial; buried, concealed, covert, disguised, hidden, obscure, shrouded, unapparent, vagueNear Antonyms of insensible audible, observable, recognizable, tangible, visible; clear, conspicuous, evident, eye-catching, manifest, noticeable, obvious, plain, prominent, striking; apparent, distinct, significant, straightforwardAntonyms of insensible appreciable, discernible (also discernable), palpable, perceptible, ponderable, sensible

  3. 3 having or showing a lack of interest or concern city hall remains insensible to our complaints about the downtown parking situation Synonyms of insensible apathetic, casual, complacent, disinterested, incurious, indifferent, insouciant, nonchalant, perfunctory, pococurante, unconcerned, uncurious, uninterestedWords Related to insensible halfhearted, lukewarm, tepid; aloof, cold, numb, remote, unemotional; callous, hard-hearted, insensitive, unfeeling; calm, cool, detached, dispassionate; careless, heedless, mindless; impassive, impervious, phlegmatic, stoic (or stoical), stolid; lethargic, listless; unimpressedNear Antonyms of insensible attentive, aware, conscientious, heedful, mindful; caring, sensitive, warmhearted; ardent, fervent, keen, passionate, warm, zealousAntonyms of insensible concerned, interested

  4. 4 lacking animate awareness or sensation even the canyon's insensible rocks seemed to mock the stranded climber's utter helplessness Synonyms of insensible inanimate, insensate, insentient, senseless, unfeelingWords Related to insensible exanimate, lifeless; comatose, unconsciousNear Antonyms of insensible aware, cognizant, conscious; animated, lively, vibrantAntonyms of insensible animate, feeling, sensate, sensible, sensitive, sentient

  5. 5 lacking in refinement or good taste married an insensible brute upon whom the niceties of life were completely lost Synonyms of insensible common, crass, crude, gross, ill-bred, illiberal [archaic], incult, coarse, low, lowbred, lowbrow, raffish, rough, rough-hewn, roughneck, rude, rugged, tasteless, uncouth, uncultivated, uncultured, unpolished, unrefined, vulgarWords Related to insensible boorish, churlish, cloddish, clownish, loutish, ungentlemanly; clumsy, lubberly, lumpish, oafish; inconsiderate, indelicate, insensitive, thoughtless; countrified (also countryfied), provincial, rustic (also rustical), unsophisticated; graceless, inelegant, tacky; animallike, barbaric, barbarous, uncivilized; mannerless, unmannered, unmannerlyNear Antonyms of insensible aristocratic, courtly, patrician; elegant, graceful, restrained; considerate, gracious, sensitive, thoughtful; citified, sophisticated, urbaneAntonyms of insensible civilized, cultivated, cultured, genteel, polished, refined, smooth, tasteful, ultrarefined, well-bred

  6. 6 not informed about or aware of something a scientist who usually is so engrossed in his work that he is quite insensible of the passage of time Synonyms of insensible clueless, incognizant, innocent, ignorant, nescient, oblivious, unacquainted, unaware, unconscious, uninformed, unknowing, unmindful, unwittingWords Related to insensible uneducated, unschooled, untaught; absent, absentminded, abstracted, heedless, inattentive, inconscientNear Antonyms of insensible au courant, hip, plugged-in, up-to-date; educated, knowledgeable, schooled, taught; heedful, observant; sensitive, sentientAntonyms of insensible acquainted, aware, cognizant, conscious, conversant, grounded, informed, knowing, mindful, witting



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