supersensitive

adjective
su·per·sen·si·tive | \ˌsü-pər-ˈsen(t)-sə-tiv \

Definition of supersensitive 

: extremely sensitive supersensitive detectors supersensitive to criticism The medicine made her skin supersensitive. … casually downloaded reams of supersensitive U.S. nuclear-weapons data …— Mark Hosenball

Other Words from supersensitive

supersensitivity \ˌsü-pər-ˌsen(t)-sə-ˈti-və-tē \ noun plural supersensitivities
supersensitivity to light

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1817, in the meaning defined above

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supersensitive

adjective
su·per·sen·si·tive | \-ˈsen(t)-sət-iv, -ˈsen(t)-stiv \

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Other Words from supersensitive

supersensitivity \-ˌsen(t)-sə-ˈtiv-ət-ē \ noun plural supersensitivities

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