from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun An insensitivity to music or to sounds of a given kind.
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- noun idiomatic
Insensitivityto and inabilityto appreciatethe elements of performed musicor the rhythm, elegance, or nuancesof language.
- noun idiomatic Insensitivity to the nuances of current situation or subtleties of a craft; indifference to somebody else's attitudes and moods.
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- noun an inability to distinguish differences in pitch
- noun insensitivity to the appropriateness or subtlety of language
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