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hypersensitive

hy·per·sen·si·tive

hypersensitive

 
pronunciation:
haI pr sen s tihv
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: excessively or unduly sensitive.
similar words:
ticklish
definition 2: sensitive or allergic to something that does not bother most people.
Some children are hypersensitive to wheat.
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derivations: hypersensitiveness (n.), hypersensitivity (n.)
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