unfeelingness

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n unfeelingness devoid of passion or feeling; hardheartedness
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n unfeelingness The state or character of being unfeeling; insensibility; hardness; cruelty.
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Usage

In literature:

It's ra'ally awful to witness to what a state of unfeelingness a people can be abandoned!
"The Monikins" by J. Fenimore Cooper
Still more revolting to me than the dull unfeelingness of the healthy, was the behaviour of many of my fellow sufferers.
"L'Arrabiata and Other Tales" by Paul Heyse
Still more revolting to me than the dull unfeelingness of the healthy, was the behaviour of many of my fellow sufferers.
"The Dead Lake and Other Tales" by Paul Heyse
With this unfeelingness children are frequently charged with active unkindness, amounting to cruelty.
"Children's Ways" by James Sully
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