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Noun
The quality of being empathetic
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“Many feel that the country should have shown a lot more sensitivity towards the suffering of their citizens.”
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The use of tact or discernment in addressing a (usually delicate) situation
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“Members of our current Congress have lost the ability to approach this issue with sensitivity and moderation.”
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Prone to being emotionally hurt or offended easily
“The minister soon made plain his sensitivity to barbs from our columnists.”
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Having the potential to inflame emotions
“The five sources declined to be identified due to the sensitivity of the issue.”
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Being easily affected or influenced by something
“This abnormal sensitivity to cold weather will have you complaining of cold when others around you are comfortable or even warm.”
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The quality or condition of being responsive or reactive
“Our staff's sensitivity to feedback is directly correlated with their level of trust in management.”
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The quality of being irritable or easily annoyed
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Sensitivity to physical pain, or the state of being painful
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The characteristic of being vulnerable or delicate
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Characterized by skill in an artful manner
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A feeling of nervousness or restlessness
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The quality of being impressible
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Fluent or persuasive speaking or writing
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A sensation brought about by physical contact
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The state or quality of being rigorously accurate or true
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