Definition of inexcitable in English:

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inexcitable

Pronunciation: /ɪnɪkˈsʌɪtəb(ə)l/
/ɪnɛkˈsʌɪtəb(ə)l/

adjective

rare
(Of a person) not easily excited; unexcitable.
Example sentences
  • I was greeted at the front desk of the New York State Labor Office by the usual inexcitable nose-picking troglodyte.
  • Adam is an inexcitable 28-year-old who works at the local Seattle public radio station and never takes risks.
  • Even the inexcitable old doctor had felt the attraction which had already conquered three such dissimilar people as Alban Morris, Cecilia Wyvil, and Francine de Sor.

Derivatives

inexcitability

Pronunciation: /ɪnɪksʌɪtəˈbɪlɪti/
noun
Example sentences
  • The inexcitability, this presence at all times of power not used, I regard as the great safeguard of our British people.
  • Functional changes can cause electrical inexcitability of nerves and muscles with reversible muscle weakness.
  • I am guessing that deep down inside my inexcitability about life was just a temporary glitch and I am an optimist after all.

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