Inappetence In*ap"pe*tence, Inappetency In*ap"pe*ten*cy, n. [Pref. in- not + appetence: cf. F. inapp['e]tence.] Lack of appetency; lack of desire. [1913 Webster]

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  • Insensibility — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Insensibility >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 insensibility insensibility insensibleness Sgm: N 1 moral insensibility moral insensibility Sgm: N 1 inertness inertness inertia Sgm: N 1 vis inertiae vis inertiae Sgm: N 1… …   English dictionary for students

  • Inappetence — In*ap pe*tence, Inappetency In*ap pe*ten*cy, n. [Pref. in not + appetence: cf. F. inapp[ e]tence.] Lack of appetency; lack of desire. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inappetence — inappetent, adj. /in ap i teuhns/, n. lack of appetite. Also, inappetency. [1685 95; IN 3 + APPETENCE] * * * …   Universalium

  • inappetence — noun A lack of appetite Syn: inappetency …   Wiktionary

  • insensibility — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Lack of physical or emotional feeling Nouns 1. (physical numbness) insensibility, insensibleness; impassibility, impassibleness, impassivity; inappetency, apathy, phlegm, dullness, hebetude, supineness,… …   English dictionary for students

  • Indifference — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Indifference >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 indifference indifference neutrality Sgm: N 1 coldness coldness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 anaphrodisia anaphrodisia Sgm: N 1 unconcern unconcern insouciance nonchalance …   English dictionary for students

  • inappetence — /ɪnˈæpətəns/ (say in apuhtuhns) noun lack of appetence or appetite. Also, inappetency …   Australian English dictionary

  • inappetence — [in ap′ə təns] n. [ IN 2 + APPETENCE] lack of appetite or desire: also inappetency inappetent adj …   English World dictionary

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