Synonyms of ticklish in English:

ticklish

adjective

  • 1 the issue has been made more ticklish since the factors of race and gender have entered the picture
    difficult, problematic, tricky, touchy, delicate, sensitive, tender, awkward, prickly, thorny, tough;
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    Word of the day retroflex
    Pronunciation: ˈrɛtrə(ʊ)flɛks
    adjective
    turned backwards