Translation of insensitivity in Spanish:


falta de sensibilidad, n.

Pronunciation /ˈˌɪnˌsɛnsəˈtɪvədi/ /ənˌsɛnsəˈtɪvədi/ /ɪnsɛnsɪˈtɪvɪti/

See Spanish definition of insensibilidad


  • 1

    falta de sensibilidad feminine
    insensitivity to sth falta de sensibilidad ante algo
    • He never ceased to surprise her with his insensitivity.
    • This player could not get away with such insensitivity, nor should his team.
    • Their insensitivity is matched only by their overriding self-belief.
    • Euro-American stereotypes about native people arise from prejudice and insensitivity.
    • We were the victims, and others acted with outrageous insensitivity to us.
    • The racial offensiveness and insensitivity of his remarks and actions must be acknowledged, criticized, and vigorously resisted.
    • Our challenge is to be cautious not to take on a tone of self-righteousness and insensitivity to those whose policies we critique.
    • This larger emptiness went hand in hand with the insensitivities endured by the poor and working class residents who were removed from neighborhood after neighborhood.
    • A media firestorm ensued, with critics accusing the newspaper of sensationalism, poor journalistic judgment, and insensitivity to the victim's family.
    • The officers have shown insensitivity towards the prisoners, who all share a common faith.
  • 2

    insensibilidad feminine
    insensitivity to sth insensibilidad a algo