insensitivity

Definitions of insensitivity
  1. noun
    the inability to respond to affective changes in your interpersonal environment
    synonyms: insensitiveness
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    Antonyms:
    sensitiveness, sensitivity
    the ability to respond to affective changes in your interpersonal environment
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    crassitude, crassness
    the quality of being crass--devoid of refinement
    tin ear
    insensitivity to the appropriateness or subtlety of language
    callosity, callousness, hardness, insensibility, unfeelingness
    devoid of passion or feeling; hardheartedness
    unperceptiveness
    the lack of insight and sympathetic understanding
    unkindness
    lack of sympathy
    dullness
    lack of sensibility
    unhelpfulness
    an inability to be helpful
    inconsiderateness, inconsideration, thoughtlessness
    the quality of failing to be considerate of others
    type of:
    inability, unfitness
    lacking the power to perform
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