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Meaning & Definition of Sensitive in English

English

Sensitive

/sɛnsətɪv/

noun

1. Someone who serves as an intermediary between the living and the dead

  • "He consulted several mediums"
    synonym:
  • medium
  • ,
  • spiritualist
  • ,
  • sensitive

adjective

1. Responsive to physical stimuli

  • "A mimosa's leaves are sensitive to touch"
  • "A sensitive voltmeter"
  • "Sensitive skin"
  • "Sensitive to light"
    synonym:
  • sensitive

2. Being susceptible to the attitudes, feelings, or circumstances of others

  • "Sensitive to the local community and its needs"
    synonym:
  • sensitive

3. Able to feel or perceive

  • "Even amoeba are sensible creatures"
  • "The more sensible parts of the skin"
    synonym:
  • sensible
  • ,
  • sensitive

4. Hurting

  • "The tender spot on his jaw"
    synonym:
  • sensitive
  • ,
  • sore
  • ,
  • raw
  • ,
  • tender

5. Of or pertaining to classified information or matters affecting national security

    synonym:
  • sensitive

Examples of using

Tom is a very sensitive person.
Don't be so sensitive.
The clitoris is the most sensitive organ of a woman.