Pronunciation: (im-pûr"su-nal'i-tē),[key] —n., —pl.-tiesfor 6. 1. absence of human character or of the traits associated with the human character: He feared the impersonality of a mechanized world. 2. absence or reduction of concern for individual needs or desires: the impersonality of a very large institution. 3. lack of emotional involvement: His work reflected a certain impersonality. 4. lack of a personal agent or of a known personal agent: the impersonality of folk art. 5. the quality of not being concerned with particular persons: the impersonality and universality of his interests. 6. something that is impersonal.