Supersensitive Su`per*sen"si*tive, a. Excessively sensitive; morbidly sensitive. -- {Su`per*sen"si*tive*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • supersensitiveness — n. hypersensitivity, quality of being extremely sensitive …   English contemporary dictionary

  • supersensitiveness — su·per·sensitiveness …   English syllables

  • supersensitiveness — noun see supersensitive * * * supersenˈsitiveness (↑sensitiveness) n(2) • • • Main Entry: ↑super …   Useful english dictionary

  • supersensitive — supersensitiveness, n. supersensitivity, n. /sooh peuhr sen si tiv/, adj. 1. extremely or excessively sensitive; hypersensitive: a supersensitive smoke detector. 2. Elect. of or pertaining to relays that operate on very small currents, below… …   Universalium

  • supersensitive — /supəˈsɛnsətɪv/ (say soohpuh sensuhtiv) adjective → hypersensitive (def. 2). –supersensitiveness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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