Insensible Definition

Imperceptible; inappreciable.
An insensible change in temperature.
American Heritage
Having lost sensation; unconscious.
Webster's New World
Lacking sensation; not having the power to perceive with the senses.
Webster's New World
So small, slight, or gradual as to be virtually imperceptible.
Webster's New World
Not invested with sensation; inanimate.
Insensible clay.
American Heritage

Origin of Insensible

  • Middle English from Old French from Latin īnsēnsibilis imperceivable in- not in–1 sēnsibilis perceptible sensible

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Old French insensible, from Late Latin insensibilis

    From Wiktionary

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