Meaning of “hypersensitive” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “hypersensitive” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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hypersensitiveadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˌhɑɪ·pərˈsen·sə·t̬ɪv/

very easily changed or damaged by physical conditions, or easily upset:

He’s hypersensitive about his height.

(Definition of “hypersensitive” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)