noun Date: 1891 the quality or state of being imperceptive • impercipient adjective

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  • impercipience — im·percipience …   English syllables

  • impercipience — |im+ noun : the quality or state of being unperceptive : lack of perception * * * impercepˈtiveness or impercipˈience noun Failure to perceive • • • Main Entry: ↑imperceptible …   Useful english dictionary

  • impercipient — impercipience, n. /im peuhr sip ee euhnt/, adj. lacking perception; imperceptive. [1805 15; IM 2 + PERCIPIENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • impercipient — adjective see impercipience …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • analgesia — Synonyms and related words: abatement, allayment, alleviation, anesthesia, anesthetizing, anxiety equivalent, appeasement, assuagement, callousness, deadening, deadness, depraved appetite, diminishment, diminution, dulling, dullness, ease,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • anesthesia — Synonyms and related words: abatement, allayment, alleviation, analgesia, anesthetizing, anxiety equivalent, appeasement, assuagement, autism, callousness, catatonia, chill, chilliness, cold blood, cold heart, coldheartedness, coldness, coolness …   Moby Thesaurus

  • blindness — Synonyms and related words: albinism, astigmatism, astigmia, bad eyesight, blurred vision, deafness, defect of vision, dim sightedness, dogmatism, double sight, double vision, faulty eyesight, imperceptiveness, impercipience, imperfect vision,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • callousness — Synonyms and related words: Philistinism, analgesia, anesthesia, armor, callosity, callus, coldbloodedness, coldheartedness, coldness, deadness, density, dullness, durity, electronarcosis, flintiness, formidable defenses, hard heart, hard shell,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • deadness — Synonyms and related words: analgesia, anesthesia, aridity, barrenness, bloodlessness, callousness, characterlessness, colorlessness, dismalness, dragginess, dreariness, dryness, dullness, dustiness, effeteness, electronarcosis, emptiness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • dullness — Synonyms and related words: abruptness, absence of color, acedia, achromaticity, achromatism, adynamia, aloofness, analgesia, anemia, anesthesia, angst, anguish, anxiety, apathy, aridity, aridness, ashiness, asininity, ataraxia, ataraxy, atony,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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