Synonyms of sensitive in English:

sensitive

adjective

  • 2 don't use facial scrubs if your skin is sensitive his innocent words touched sensitive spots within her own heart
    delicate, easily damaged, fragile; tender, sore, painful, raw
    don't use facial scrubs if your skin is sensitive his innocent words touched sensitive spots within her own heart
    [Antonyms] resilient tough
  • 3 these matters will need sensitive handling by the social services a poignant, sensitive movie
    tactful, careful, thoughtful, diplomatic, delicate, subtle, finely tuned, kid-glove; sympathetic, compassionate, understanding, empathetic, intuitive, feeling, responsive, receptive; perceptive, discerning, acute, insightful
    these matters will need sensitive handling by the social services a poignant, sensitive movie
    [Antonyms] insensitive clumsy like bull in a china shop

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