Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
Advanced Dictionary    
Display options
 
Lookup History
insensible

in·sen·si·ble

insensible

 
 
pronunciation:
In sen s bl
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: without normal sensations; unconscious.
The fighter was rendered insensible by the fierce blow to his head.
antonyms:
sensible, sensitive
similar words:
senseless
definition 2: so small as to be impossible or difficult to perceive.
an insensible drop in temperature
antonyms:
sensible
definition 3: not affected by some sensation, emotion, or concern.
insensible to pain
definition 4: without awareness or concern.
insensible of his suffering
antonyms:
sensible
similar words:
oblivious, obtuse
Word CombinationsSubscriber feature About this feature
derivations: insensibly (adv.), insensibility (n.)