sensitivity

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sensitivity /ˌsɛnsəˈtɪvəti/ noun
plural sensitivities
sensitivity
/ˌsɛnsəˈtɪvəti/
noun
plural sensitivities
Learner's definition of SENSITIVITY
: the tendency to become upset about things that are done to you, are said about you, or relate to you
[noncount]
often + to
[count]
[noncount] : the tendency to cause people to be upset
: an awareness and understanding of the feelings of other people
[noncount]
[singular]
often + to
: an awareness of the details or qualities of something often + to
: the quality of being easily affected by something in a bad or unpleasant way
[noncount]
[count]
often + to
[singular] : the ability to express your thoughts and feelings through writing, music, etc.
[noncount] : the quality of needing to be handled in a careful or secret way
[noncount] technical : the ability of a device to sense very small changes in something
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