hypersensitised


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Adj.1.hypersensitised - having an allergy or peculiar or excessive susceptibility (especially to a specific factor)hypersensitised - having an allergy or peculiar or excessive susceptibility (especially to a specific factor); "allergic children"; "hypersensitive to pollen"
susceptible - (often followed by `of' or `to') yielding readily to or capable of; "susceptible to colds"; "susceptible of proof"
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her own shadow, worn away to its present state of tangible in substantiality because, perhaps, so many layers of appearances had been stripped from it by the camera - as if the camera stolen, not the soul, but her body and left behind a presence like an absence that lived, now, only in a quiet, ghostly, hypersensitised world of its own.
Unfortunately for some this is not the case: the hypersensitised pain state can lead to the development of chronic pain.
It may be that Ritchie has become hypersensitised to people selling his secrets, particularly as the latest to do so was his wife Madonna's own brother.