oversensitive


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o·ver·sen·si·tive

 (ō′vər-sĕn′sĭ-tĭv)
adj.
Extremely or excessively sensitive.

o′ver·sen′si·tive·ness, o′ver·sen′si·tiv′i·ty n.

oversensitive

(ˌəʊvəˈsɛnsɪtɪv)
adj
excessively responsive to or aware of feelings, reactions, etc
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.oversensitive - unduly sensitive or thin-skinned
sensitive - being susceptible to the attitudes, feelings, or circumstances of others; "sensitive to the local community and its needs"
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oversensitive

[ˌəʊvəˈsensɪtɪv] ADJhipersensible, demasiado susceptible
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"I wonder if you're not oversensitive about your misfortune.
But his recent illness, the painful memories attached to it, the fatigue of this evening, the incident with "Pavlicheff's son," and now this scene with Hippolyte, had all so worked on his oversensitive nature that he was now almost in a fever.
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If I'm giving her the benefit of the doubt, maybe she's oversensitive because she wants her daughter to be like every other kid.
The elevation of this type of behaviour by the oversensitive, snowflake do-gooders of society to the level of the most heinous of crimes only serves to drive a deeper wedge of mistrust than its meant to solve.
I am certain, however, she will accuse me of being oversensitive and painting her as a monster, and nothing will change.
Orengo told Duale not be oversensitive but try to take things lightly.