Synonyms and Antonyms of sensitive
- a scale that is sensitive to the smallest change in weight
- She's very sensitive to the sun and will burn if she's outside for any amount of time.
at risk, in deep water, in jeopardy
- the sensitive skin of a newborn mouse
- Pointing out to the boss that she's wrong is always a sensitive task.
Synonym Discussion of sensitive
- liable to get lost
- a claim open to question
- exposed to infection
- all reports are subject to review
- prone to delay
- very susceptible to flattery
- unduly sensitive to criticism
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