Bedeutung von "sensitive" Essential amerikanisches Englisch Wörterbuch


adjective us /ˈsen·sə·t̬ɪv/

able to understand what people are feeling and behave in a way that does not upset them:

I want a man who’s kind and sensitive.

often upset by the things people say or do:

She’s very sensitive about her weight.

able to react very quickly and easily:

He has a very sensitive nose.

A sensitive subject or situation needs to be dealt with carefully in order to avoid upsetting people:

Religion is a sensitive issue.

(Definition von "sensitive" von Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)