Example sentences for: insensitivity

How can you use “insensitivity” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Your insensitivity is truly astounding.

  • Mutations that abolish ethylene binding in any of the five receptor genes are dominant and confer ethylene insensitivity, indicating that the receptors function as negative regulators of the ethylene pathway.

  • These studies demonstrated a statistically significant association between nmt55/p54 nrbprotein expression, tumor hormonal phenotype and mean tumor size [ 13 ] . Specifically, in tumors large in size or those tumors which were determined to be ER-, the expression of nmt55/p54 nrbprotein was absent, or greatly reduced [ 13 ] . These results suggested that loss of nmt55/p54 nrbprotein expression may be related to hormone insensitivity, tumor differentiation state, unregulated tumor growth and metastases.

  • Helen W. Power, in “Women on Language; Women in Language,” [XV,2] may bewail the insensitivity of the male.

  • But she betrays her own elitist insensitivity when she describes a flight attendant as “the person who passes peanuts on an airplane.”

How many words do you know? Try our free vocabulary size test!


Search for example sentences

Loading Loading...