Words nearby hypersensitive
OTHER WORDS FROM hypersensitivehy·per·sen·si·tive·ness, hy·per·sen·si·tiv·i·ty, noun
Examples from the Web for hypersensitive
Anyone who identifies as an ‘ist’ is going to be hypersensitive about some topics.Louis C.K. on Daniel Tosh’s Rape Joke: Are Comedy and Feminism Enemies?|Jennifer L. Pozner|July 18, 2012|DAILY BEAST
But the hyperactive Sarkozy is hypersensitive to these oft-repeated allegations of skullduggery.A Wrench in the Dominique Strauss-Kahn Conspiracy Theory|Christopher Dickey|April 29, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Certain to avoid talking politics in front of the hypersensitive cameras, Boehner opted for the more germane.
Seventeen years ago military leaders were hypersensitive to such a bold change in military culture.
Since metallic mass affected the hypersensitive instruments the bubble had been made as small and light as possible.The Nothing Equation|Tom Godwin
Hypersensitive, hī-per-sen′si-tiv, adj. excessively sensitive.
This started a small avalanche which went clattering down the cliff with a sound, to our hypersensitive ears, like thunder.The Image and the Likeness|John Scott Campbell
The dissociated stream is hypersensitive and makes use of hints and fears that have passed unperceived by the consciousness.Spiritualism and the New Psychology|Millais Culpin
Only the hypersensitive Vera was disturbed by the monotonous beating of restless wings.