Definition of unresponsive adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌʌnrɪˈspɒnsɪv//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌʌnrɪˈspɑːnsɪv//
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unresponsive (to something) (formal) not reacting to somebody/something; not giving the response that you would expect or hope for a politician who is unresponsive to the mood of the country She is a cold, unfeeling and unresponsive woman. This combination of symptoms seems to be unresponsive to conventional medical treatment. opposite responsive
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