Origin of sensitive
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And the Gävle Goat, apparently a sensitive creature, took the destruction hard.
The expo is introduced by Mayor Anne Hildalgo, who describes it as a “sensitive reading of the upheavals in French society.”
But they are also sensitive to pressure and attention from the West.
On the show, we had to find a way to navigate that in a sensitive way.Natalie Dormer Talks ‘Hunger Games,’ Feminism, and Why ‘Game of Thrones’ Needs More Dick|Marlow Stern|November 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sensitive subjects are met with a short burst of laughter, and serious answers are sandwiched between a piercing gaze.A Belgian Prince, Gorillas, Guerrillas & the Future of the Congo|Nina Strochlic|November 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
By her own personal strength her twelve children were brought forth, and her own sensitive fibres and tissues felt the suffering.What a Young Husband Ought to Know|Sylvanus Stall
But I may become so sensitive to the Spirit's thoughts and presence, that I shall know more keenly and quickly what to pray for.Quiet Talks on Prayer|S. D. (Samuel Dickey) Gordon
The shoulders are the thermometer of the sensitive and passional life.Delsarte System of Oratory|Various
Make me sensitive to the unseen influences that bring thy messages.Leaves of Life|Margaret Bird Steinmetz
However, I'm not sensitive or resentful, so I'll give you good advice on your way.The Road to Damascus|August Strindberg