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hypersensitive

adjective uk   /ˌhaɪ.pəˈsen.sɪ.tɪv/  us   /-pɚˈsen.sə.t̬ɪv/
too easily upset by criticism: He's hypersensitive about his height. very easily influenced, changed, or damaged, especially by a physical activity or effect: hypersensitive skin
Translations of “hypersensitive”
in Chinese (Traditional) 過於敏感的, 過敏的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 过于敏感的, 过敏的…
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