Thesaurus

sensitize

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of sensitize

as in soften

Synonyms & Near Synonyms for sensitize

Antonyms & Near Antonyms for sensitize

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about sensitize

Time Traveler for sensitize

Time Traveler

The first known use of sensitize was in 1851

See more words from the same year

Statistics for sensitize

Last Updated

24 Feb 2020

Cite this Entry

“Sensitize.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sensitize. Accessed 8 Apr. 2020.

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on sensitize

Dictionary: Definition of sensitize

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with sensitize

Medical Dictionary: Definition of sensitize

Spanish Central: Translation of sensitize

Nglish: Translation of sensitize for Spanish Speakers

Comments on sensitize

What made you want to look up sensitize? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

See Definitions and Examples »

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Thing: Flower Edition

Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!