Synonyms of sensitive in English:

sensitive

adjective

  • 1 she's sensitive to changes in temperature
    responsive to, reactive to, sentient of, sensitized to; aware of, conscious of, alive to; susceptible to, affected by, vulnerable to; attuned to
    she's sensitive to changes in temperature
    [Antonyms] impervious unresponsive
  • 2 sensitive skin
    delicate, fragile; tender, sore, raw
    sensitive skin
    [Antonyms] resilient tough
  • 3 the matter needs sensitive handling
    tactful, careful, thoughtful, diplomatic, delicate, subtle, kid-glove; sympathetic, compassionate, understanding, intuitive, responsive, insightful
    the matter needs sensitive handling
    [Antonyms] clumsy

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