insensate


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insensate

Lacking sensation, feeling or sensibility.
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Perhaps then I was too severe in my judgments, for I abhorred the sinner as well as the sin; now I flatter myself I am more charitable and considerate; but am I not becoming more indifferent and insensate too?
I could scarce restrain a shout of elation as this silent, insensate messenger floated past me, on toward the Iss and Korus, for it told me that journeying Martians were above me on that very stream.
I stood in the open valley, between the oak-plantation and my desolate cottage, and I kissed my tiny, twisted note again and again in a paroxysm of passion and of insensate joy.
And so it was with the utmost confidence that I laid hold of the huge iron rim; but though I threw every ounce of my strength into it, my best effort was as unavailing as Perry's had been--the thing would not budge--the grim, insensate, horrible thing that was holding us upon the straight road to death!
He growled and roared hideously at the dead, insensate thing, and then he dropped it and raised his head to look about in search of some living victim upon which to wreak his ill temper.
Thrusting into it from one side, under the skin and parallel to it, he buried the length of the needle from sight through the insensate infiltration.
Finally, she laid her insensate grasp upon the bottle that had swift and certain death in it, and, before his eyes, pulled out the cork with her teeth.
In vain I expressed my sorrow; in vain I lingered for some symptom of contrition; she really 'didn't care,' and I left her alone, and in darkness, wondering most of all at this last proof of insensate stubbornness.
For those among you who might not share my insensate enthusiasm for Star Wars, Luke returns home to find Uncle Owen and Aunt Beru reduced to skeletal ash at the hands of the evil Empire.
It was found that up to 50% of DPN may be asymptomatic and patients are at risk of insensate injury to their feet.
Not to mention the piles of books that seek to understand the mastermind behind all the insensate cruelty, what drove the wish to annihilate an entire people: studies of Hitler's childhood, charisma, furies, philosophers, women, and last days.
Regional anaesthesia renders a larger area of body insensate and sedation reduces irritability, which is generally used to facilitate a medical procedure or diagnostic procedure.