Synonyms of sensitive in English:
1 as people get older, their bodies often grow less sensitive to changes in external temperature
aware of, conscious of, alive to;
[Antonyms] unresponsive, impervious, insensitive
3 these matters will need sensitive handling by the social services a poignant, sensitive movie
perceptive, discerning, acute, insightful
[Antonyms] insensitive, clumsy, like bull in a china shop
4 I didn't realize he was so sensitive her father was sensitive about his bald patch
easily offended, easily upset, easily hurt, thin-skinned, touchy, oversensitive, hypersensitive, defensive;
emotional, volatile, temperamental;
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