1. [Adjective]: able to feel or perceive; "even amoeba are sensible creatures"; "the more sensible p{ enveloping(a), shrouding(a), concealing,& (concealing by enclosing or wrapping as if in something that is not solid; "the enveloping darkness"; "hills concealed by shrou

2. [Adjective]: having acute mental or emotional sensibility; "sensitive to the local community and its needs"

3. [Adjective]: responsive to physical stimuli; "a mimosa''s leaves are sensitive to touch"; "a sensitive voltmeter"; "sensitive skin"; "sensitive to light"

4. used officially of classified information or matters affecting national security

5. hurting; "the tender spot on his jaw"

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