unperceiving


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Adj.1.unperceiving - lacking perceptionunperceiving - lacking perception; "as unperceptive as a boulder"
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As he moved away he saw Lawrence Lefferts, tall and resplendent, leading his wife up to be introduced; and heard Gertrude Lefferts say, as she beamed on the Countess with her large unperceiving smile: "But I think we used to go to dancing-school together when we were children--.
Critics have also seen Chesnutt himself as the real conjurer," 'wu'kin his roots' on an unperceiving audience" (Britt 271).