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The meaning of Sensitive

ˈsen.sɪ.tɪv

Sensitive – definition

adjective

Quick to detect or respond to slight changes, signals, or influences.

Usage examples:

The new method of protein detection was more sensitive than earlier ones
adjective

Having or displaying a quick and delicate appreciation of others' feelings.

Usage examples:

I pay tribute to the minister for his sensitive handling of the bill
adjective

Kept secret or with restrictions on disclosure to avoid endangering security.

Usage examples:

He was suspected of passing sensitive information to other countries
noun

A person who is believed to respond to paranormal influences.

Usage examples:

Thus, the positive results demonstrated by the sensitives do not appear to have resulted from ubiqu…
adjective

Having or showing awareness and understanding, esp. of other people’s feelings and needs

Usage examples:

My experience made me very sensitive to the suffering of others., tom is extremely sensitive about …
adjective

Easily influenced or affected by something

Usage examples:

This sector is more likely to be more price sensitive than the domestic sector., economically sensi…

Sensitive translation into English

Sensitive: translate from English into Chinese

Translate sensitive into Chinese (Simplified)}
敏感的, 敏感, 识相, 灵敏的

Sensitive: translate from English into Dutch

Translate sensitive into Dutch}
Gevoelig, Fijngevoelig, Ontvankelijk, Teergevoelig, Receptief, Gevoels-

Sensitive: translate from English into French

Translate sensitive into French}
Sensible, Délicat, Sensitive, Susceptible, Impressionnable

Sensitive: translate from English into German

Translate sensitive into German}
Empfindlich, Einfühlsam, Sensibel, Sensitiv, Feinfühlig, Empfindsam, Gefühlvoll, Fein, Zart, Reizbar, Delikat, Erregbar

Sensitive: translate from English into Hindi

Translate sensitive into Hindi}
संवेदनशील, भावुक, सूक्ष्म, ग्रहणशील, तेज़, गुप्त, जल्द नाराज़ हो जानेवाला, अप्रसन्न हो जानेवाला

Sensitive: translate from English into Italian

Translate sensitive into Italian}
Sensibile, Delicato, Sensitivo, Suscettibile, Permaloso

Sensitive: translate from English into Korean

Translate sensitive into Korean}
예민한, 민감한, 미묘한, 느끼기 쉬운, 신경을 쓰는, 감수성이 예민한, 국가 기밀에 관련된, 변동하기 잘 하는, 주위의, 최면술에 걸리기 쉬운 사람

Sensitive: translate from English into Russian

Translate sensitive into Russian}
Чувствительный, Чуткий, Деликатный, Восприимчивый, Щекотливый, Впечатлительный, Точный, Обидчивый, Прецизионный, Медиум, Легко поддающийся раздражению, Телепат, Очень нежный

Sensitive: translate from English into Spanish

Translate sensitive into Spanish}
Sensible, Susceptible, Inestable en sistema

Word origin

late Middle English (in the sense ‘sensory’): from Old French sensitif, -ive or medieval Latin sensitivus, formed irregularly from Latin sentire ‘feel’. The current senses date from the early

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