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imperceptive

[im-per-sep-tiv] /ˌɪm pərˈsɛp tɪv/
adjective
1.
not perceptive; lacking perception.
Origin of imperceptive
1655-1665
First recorded in 1655-65; im-2 + perceptive
Related forms
imperceptivity, imperceptiveness, noun
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  • Nevertheless, it was strange that he should be so imperceptive of her charms.

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British Dictionary definitions for imperceptive

imperceptive

/ˌɪmpəˈsɛptɪv/
adjective
1.
lacking in perception; obtuse
Derived Forms
imperception, noun
imperceptively, adverb
imperceptivity, imperceptiveness, impercipience, noun
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