unperceptive


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unperceptive

(ˌʌnpəˈsɛptɪv)
adj
slow at perceiving, not observant
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unperceptive - lacking perceptionunperceptive - lacking perception; "as unperceptive as a boulder"
perceptive - having the ability to perceive or understand; keen in discernment; "a perceptive eye"; "a perceptive observation"
2.unperceptive - lacking sensitivity, taste, or judgmentunperceptive - lacking sensitivity, taste, or judgment
indiscriminating, undiscriminating - not discriminating

unperceptive

adjective
Unwilling or unable to perceive:
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82) These comments are not unperceptive, because in several ways Barnes did concern himself directly with the position of the poor.
It is very curious how unperceptive speakers spill over unknown or unrecognised truths at unguarded moments.
class="MsoNormalThe old guard, unperceptive of this, will be continuously and irredeemably warped by the on-going tectonic shift into nothingness.
The descriptive analysis showed the color difference of the incisal part (2.9 [+ or -] 0.3) and body part (2.9 [+ or -] 0.4) of the crown with the gold abutment and zirconia coping combination (gz) were unperceptive (<3.7), while all the other measurements were beyond the threshold.
The account indicates how religiously unperceptive the disciples were.
I dare not say that I am better than you, for you might have only been misguided, misinformed or just unperceptive. But you insulted the very book that had nourished my values since I was young.
Surprised, Donald asked the man, "Are we through here?" The unperceptive salesman replied, "I guess so," losing himself the sale.
Erekat concluded: The decision of UN Secretary General is wrong, tasteless and unperceptive. The international community must cease avoiding its responsibilities in holding Israel accountable.
Erekat concluded by saying that the decision of the UN Secretary General was "wrong, tasteless and unperceptive. The international community must cease avoiding its responsibilities in holding Israel accountable.
In his calculating reason and cool rationalism, Tolstoy was unperceptive of metaphoric languages and puns, the supernatural wonders and silence, all contributing to the invention of dramatic effects.
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Disillusioned and lonely, Louise tries to fill her emotional vacuum by marrying their unperceptive brother, John Hardy, who fails to understand her need for love.