Insensibility

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Insensibility->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ insensibility
insensibility
insensibleness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ moral insensibility
moral insensibility
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ inertness
inertness
inertia
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ vis inertiae
vis inertiae
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ impassibility
impassibility
impassibleness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ inappetency
inappetency
apathy
phlegm
dullness
hebetude
supineness
lukewarmness
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ cold fit
cold fit
cold blood
cold heart
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ coldness
coldness
coolness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ frigidity
frigidity
sang froid
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ stoicism
stoicism
imperturbation
&c.(inexcitability) 826
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ nonchalance
nonchalance
unconcern
dry eyes
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ insouciance
insouciance
&c.(indifference) 866
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ recklessness
recklessness
&c. 863
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ callousness
callousness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ heart of stone
heart of stone
stock and stone
marble
deadness
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ torpor
torpor
torpidity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ obstupefaction|
obstupefaction|
lethargy
coma
trance
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ sleep
sleep
&c. 683
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ suspended animation
suspended animation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ stupor
stupor
stupefaction
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ paralysis
paralysis
palsy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ numbness
numbness
&c.(physical insensibility) 376
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ neutrality
neutrality
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ quietism
quietism
vegetation
PARAG:Insensibility->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be insensible
be insensible
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ have a rhinoceros hide
have a rhinoceros hide
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ show insensibility
show insensibility
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ not mind
not mind
not care
not be affected by
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ have no desire for
have no desire for
&c. 866
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ have no interest in
have no interest in
feel no interest in
take no interest in
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ nil admirari
nil admirari
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ not care a straw
not care a straw
&c.(unimportance) 643
for
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ disregard
disregard
&c.(neglect) 460
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ set at naught
set at naught
&c.(make light of) 483
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ turn a deaf ear to
turn a deaf ear to
&c.(inattention) 458
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ vegetate
vegetate
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ render insensible
render insensible
render callous
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ blunt
blunt
obtund
numb
benumb
paralyze
deaden
hebetate
stun
stupefy
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ brutify
brutify
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ brutalize
brutalize
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ chloroform
chloroform
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ assify
assify
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ inure
inure
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ harden the heart
harden the heart
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ steel
steel
caseharden
sear
PARAG:Insensibility->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ insensible
insensible
unconscious
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ impassive
impassive
impassible
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ blind to
blind to
deaf to
dead to
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unsusceptible
unsusceptible
insusceptible
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unimpressionable
unimpressionable
unimpressible
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ passionless
passionless
spiritless
heartless
soulless
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unfeeling
unfeeling
unmoral
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ apathetic
apathetic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ leuco-
leuco-
???>|
phlegmatic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ dull
dull
frigid
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ cold blooded
cold blooded
cold hearted
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ cold as charity
cold as charity
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ flat
flat
maudlin
obtuse
inert
supine
sluggish
torpid
torpedinous
torporific
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ sleepy
sleepy
&c.(inactive) 683
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ languid
languid
half-hearted
tame
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ numbed
numbed
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ comatose
comatose
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ anaesthetic
anaesthetic
&c. 376
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ stupefied
stupefied
chloroformed
palsy-stricken
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ indifferent
indifferent
lukewarm
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ careless
careless
mindless
regardless
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ inattentive
inattentive
&c. 458
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ neglectful
neglectful
&c. 460
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ disregarding
disregarding
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ unconcerned
unconcerned
nonchalant
pococurante
insouciant
sans souci
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ unambitious
unambitious
&c. 866
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ unaffected
unaffected
unruffled
unimpressed
uninspired
unexcited
unmoved
unstirred
untouched
unshocked
unstruck
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ unblushing
unblushing
&c.(shameless) 885
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ unanimated
unanimated
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ vegetative
vegetative
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 6
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ callous
callous
thick-skinned
pachydermatous
impervious
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ hardened
hardened
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ inured
inured
casehardened
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ steeled against
steeled against
proof against
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ imperturbable
imperturbable
&c.(inexcitable) 826
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ unfelt
unfelt
PARAG:Insensibility->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ insensibly
insensibly
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ aequo animo
aequo animo
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ without being moved
without being moved
without being touched
without being impressed
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in cold blood
in cold blood
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ with dry eyes
with dry eyes
with withers unwrung

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • insensibility — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Lack of physical or emotional feeling Nouns 1. (physical numbness) insensibility, insensibleness; impassibility, impassibleness, impassivity; inappetency, apathy, phlegm, dullness, hebetude, supineness,… …   English dictionary for students

  • insensibility — insensible ► ADJECTIVE 1) without one s mental faculties; unconscious. 2) numb; without feeling. 3) (insensible of/to) unaware of; indifferent to. 4) too small or gradual to be perceived. DERIVATIVES insensibly adverb insensibility …   English terms dictionary

  • insensibility — noun see insensible …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • insensibility — noun The property of being insensible …   Wiktionary

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