Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Not receiving; incapable of receiving.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Not receiving; incapable of receiving.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not receptive; incapable of receiving.

Etymologies

ir- +‎ receptive (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • SENSE, but precisely at this point Schopenhauer himself was poor, irreceptive, and un-German to the extent of ingeniousness.)

    Beyond Good and Evil

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