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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·sen·sate /(ˌ)ɪnˈsɛnˌset, sət/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·sen·sate a.  Wanting sensibility; destitute of sense; stupid; foolish.
 The silence and the calm
 Of mute, insensate things.   --Wordsworth.
    The meddling folly or insensate ambition of statesmen.   --Buckle.
 -- In*sen*sate*ly, adv. -- In*sen*sate*ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: devoid of feeling and consciousness and animation;
             "insentient (or insensate) stone" [syn: insentient]
             [ant: sentient]
      2: without compunction or human feeling; "in cold blood";
         "cold-blooded killing"; "insensate destruction" [syn: cold,
          cold-blooded, inhuman]