sensibility


sensibility
UK [ˌsensəˈbɪlətɪ] / US noun
Word forms "sensibility":
singular sensibility plural sensibilities
1) [uncountable] formal the ability to experience deep emotions, especially as a reaction to literature or art

her fine poetic sensibility

2) sensibilities
[plural] someone's tendency to be shocked or offended by something

He had offended their religious sensibilities.


English dictionary. 2014.

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