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  Words related to sensitive

Related / Similar Words: sore, tender, sensible

 

Definition:
  • used officially of classified information or matters affecting national security;
  • hurting; "the tender spot on his jaw";
  • able to feel or perceive; "even amoeba are sensible creatures"; "the more sensible p{ enveloping(a), shrouding(a), concealing,& (concealing by enclosing or wrapping as if in something that is not solid; "the enveloping darkness"; "hills concealed by shrou;
  • responsive to physical stimuli; "a mimosa''s leaves are sensitive to touch"; "a sensitive voltmeter"; "sensitive skin"; "sensitive to light";
  • having acute mental or emotional sensibility; "sensitive to the local community and its needs";

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    See Also: aware(p), conscious, responsive, sensible, susceptible

     

    Attributes: sensitivity, sensitiveness

     

    Anagrams: intensive, seventies

     

     
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