[ im-per-sep-tiv ]
/ ˌɪm pərˈsɛp tɪv /
not perceptive; lacking perception.
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Which of the options below is the best punctuation for the sentence? It__s your turn to pick the movie __ but your sister gets to pick the board game we _ re going to play.
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OTHER WORDS FROM imperceptiveim·per·cep·tiv·i·ty, im·per·cep·tive·ness, noun
Words nearby imperceptive
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Example sentences from the Web for imperceptive
Nevertheless, it was strange that he should be so imperceptive of her charms.Heart of the Blue Ridge|Waldron Baily
British Dictionary definitions for imperceptive
/ (ˌɪmpəˈsɛptɪv) /
adjective Also: impercipient (ˌɪmpə-ˈsɪpɪənt)
lacking in perception; obtuse
Derived forms of imperceptiveimperception, nounimperceptively, adverbimperceptivity, imperceptiveness or impercipience, noun
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