Awareness and Sensitivity


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Awareness noun – A state of being aware.
Sensitivity is a synonym for awareness in sensibility topic. In some cases you can use "Sensitivity" instead a noun "Awareness", when it comes to topics like perceptiveness.
Nearby Word: aware
Synonyms for Awareness


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Sensitivity noun – The state or quality of being able to sense slight impressions or differences.
Awareness is a synonym for sensitivity in sensibility topic. You can use "Awareness" instead a noun "Sensitivity", if it concerns topics such as perceptiveness, responsiveness to stimuli.
Nearby Words: sensitive, sensibility, sensitiveness, sensitively
Synonyms for Sensitivity

How words are described

emotional emotional awareness emotional sensitivity
human human awareness human sensitivity
high high awareness high sensitivity
full full awareness full sensitivity
Other adjectives: low, public, mild, poor, strong, great, acute, psychic, telepathic, spiritual, apparent, greater, higher, cultural, racial, super, empathic, heightened.

Both words in one sentence

  • Literature / Bridget Jones While exhibiting his sensitivity and awareness of the needs of others, he is hesitant to stand up for his own desires.
  • Video Game / E.Y.E.: Divine Cybermancy You can tone down the vision distance and hearing sensitivity of enemies, but they still have above-average awareness.
  • Creepy Crossdresser: With much wider awareness and acceptance of trans issues amongst audiences, playing this trope straight is likely to get the creator of the work lambasted to all hell for their lack of sensitivity and understanding about this activity.
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Sensitivity and Awareness. (2016). Retrieved 2021, July 31, from
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Sensitivity or Awareness. 2016. Accessed July 31, 2021.

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