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 sensibility sensibility

noun

  • ( ) mental responsiveness and awareness  ( aesthesia, esthesia, sensibility )
    mental responsiveness and awareness
  • ( ) refined sensitivity to pleasurable or painful impressions  ( sensibility )
    refined sensitivity to pleasurable or painful impressions
     cruelty offended his sensibility
    cruelty offended his sensibility
  • (physiology) responsiveness to external stimuli; the faculty of sensation  ( sensibility, sensitiveness, sensitivity )
    (physiology) responsiveness to external stimuli; the faculty of sensation
     sensitivity to pain
    sensitivity to pain


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