HyperDic: sensibility

English > 3 senses of the word sensibility:
NOUNcognitionsensibility, esthesia, aesthesiamental responsiveness and awareness
feelingsensibilityrefined sensitivity to pleasurable or painful impressions
cognitionsensibility, sensitivity, sensitiveness(physiology) responsiveness to external stimuli
sensibility > pronunciation
Soundsseh.nsihbih'lihtiy
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English > sensibility: 3 senses > noun 1, cognition
Meaningmental responsiveness and awareness.
Synonymsesthesia, aesthesia
BroaderconsciousnessAn alert cognitive state in which you are aware of yourself and your situation
OppositeinsensibilityA lack of sensibility
Spanishaestesia, estesis, sensibilidad
Catalanestesis, sensibilitat
Adjectivessensibleable to feel or perceive
English > sensibility: 3 senses > noun 2, feeling
Meaningrefined sensitivity to pleasurable or painful impressions.
Example"cruelty offended his sensibility"
Narrowerinsight, perceptiveness, perceptivityA feeling of understanding
sensuousnessA sensuous feeling
Broadersensitivity, sensitivenesssensitivity to emotional feelings (of self and others)
English > sensibility: 3 senses > noun 3, cognition
Meaning(physiology) responsiveness to external stimuli; the faculty of sensation.
Synonymssensitivity, sensitiveness
CategoryphysiologyThe branch of the biological sciences dealing with the functioning of organisms
NarroweracutenessA sensitivity that is keen and highly developed
exteroceptionsensitivity to stimuli originating outside of the body
hypersensitivityextreme / extreme sensitivity
interoceptionsensitivity to stimuli originating inside of the body
photosensitivity, radiosensitivitysensitivity to the action of radiant energy
responsiveness, reactivityResponsive to stimulation
Broadersense, sensation, sentience, sentiency, sensory facultyThe faculty through which the external world is apprehended
Spanishdelicadeza, receptividad, sensatez, sensibilidad
Catalansensibilitat, sensitivitat
Adjectivessensibleable to feel or perceive
sensiblereadily perceived by the senses

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