Definition of thin-skinned
- thin-skinned oranges
choleric, crabby, cranky, cross, crotchety, grouchy, grumpy, irascible, irritable, peevish, perverse, pettish, petulant, prickly, quick-tempered, short-tempered, snappish, snappy, snippy, stuffy, testy, waspish;
: having a thin skin
: easily bothered by criticism or insults : very sensitive
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to grant as a privilege or special favor
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