sensitive

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sensitive /ˈsɛnsətɪv/ adjective
sensitive
/ˈsɛnsətɪv/
adjective
Learner's definition of SENSITIVE
[more sensitive; most sensitive]
: easily upset by the things that people think or say about you
often + about
opposite insensitive
: likely to cause people to become upset
: aware of and understanding the feelings of other people often + to opposite insensitive
: having an understanding of something : aware of something + to
: easily affected by something in a way that is not pleasant or good : reacting to something in, on, or around you in a bad way often + to
: able to express thoughts and feelings through writing, music, dance, etc.
technical
: able to sense very small changes in something
: changing in response to something
: needing to be handled in a careful or secret way in order to protect someone or something

— sensitively

adverb
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