HyperDic: sensitiveness

English > 4 senses of the word sensitiveness:
NOUNfeelingsensitiveness, sensitivitysensitivity to emotional feelings (of self and others)
cognitionsensitiveness, sensitivity, sensibility(physiology) responsiveness to external stimuli
attributesensitiveness, sensitivitythe ability to respond to physical stimuli or to register small physical amounts or differences
attributesensitiveness, sensitivitythe ability to respond to affective changes in your interpersonal environment
sensitiveness > pronunciation
Soundsseh'nsahtihvnahs
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > sensitiveness: 4 senses > noun 1, feeling
Meaningsensitivity to emotional feelings (of self and others).
Synonymsensitivity
AttributesinsensitiveDeficient in human sensibility
sensitiveSusceptible to the attitudes, feelings, or circumstances of others
Narrowerfeelingsemotional or moral sensitivity (especially in relation to personal principles or dignity)
oversensitivenesssensitivity leading to easy irritation or upset
sensibilityrefined sensitivity to pleasurable or painful impressions
BroaderfeelingThe experiencing of affective and emotional states
Spanishsensibilidad
Catalansensibilitat, sensitivitat
Adjectivessensitivebeing susceptible to the attitudes, feelings, or circumstances of others
English > sensitiveness: 4 senses > noun 2, cognition
Meaning(physiology) responsiveness to external stimuli; the faculty of sensation.
Synonymssensitivity, sensibility
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
Adjectivessensitiveable to feel or perceive
English > sensitiveness: 4 senses > noun 3, attribute
MeaningThe ability to respond to physical stimuli or to register small physical amounts or differences.
Example "the sensitiveness of Mimosa leaves does not depend on a change of growth"
Synonymsensitivity
Attributesinsensitivenot responsive to physical stimuli
sensitiveResponsive to physical stimuli
Narrowerfrequency response(electronics) a curve representing the output-to-input ratio of a transducer as a function of frequency
Broaderphysical propertyAny property used to characterize matter and energy and their interactions
Spanishsensibilidad
Catalansensibilitat
Adjectivessensitiveresponsive to physical stimuli
English > sensitiveness: 4 senses > noun 4, attribute
MeaningThe ability to respond to affective changes in your interpersonal environment.
Synonymsensitivity
Narrowerantenna, feelersensitivity similar to that of a receptor organ
defensivenessexcessive sensitivity to criticism
perceptivenessThe quality of insight and sympathetic understanding
BroaderabilityThe quality of being able to perform
Oppositeinsensitivity, insensitivenessThe inability to respond to affective changes in your interpersonal environment
Spanishempatía, sensibilidad
Catalansensibilitat
Adjectivessensitivebeing susceptible to the attitudes, feelings, or circumstances of others

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