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synonyms for sensitively

  • beautifully
  • cautiously
  • deftly
  • elegantly
  • exquisitely
  • finely
  • gracefully
  • lightly
  • skillfully
  • softly
  • subtly
  • tactfully
  • daintily
  • fastidiously
  • precisely

antonyms for sensitively

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  • strongly
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How to use sensitively in a sentence

The clear and radiant sky was drowned in a quivering radiance of gold, that was like a thing alive and sensitively palpitating.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
She liked the touch of his fingers through her hair, and closed her eyes sensitively.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
De Gollyer, sensitively distressed at such a scene, vainly tried to stop him.
MURDER IN ANY DEGREEOWEN JOHNSON
Craven said that to himself, but he felt far less defiant than sensitively uncomfortable.
DECEMBER LOVEROBERT HICHENS
She could have touched Clarence Stuart as he sat by the litter, but she shrunk sensitively back, without looking at him.
GUY KENMORE'S WIFE AND THE ROSE AND THE LILYMRS. ALEX MCVEIGH MILLER
Our two jewellers remained quiet, talking their share, but quietly and so sensitively.
SEA AND SARDINIAD. H. LAWRENCE
He was sensitively alive to kindness,—little enough had been shown him to make the luxury the more prized from its rarity!
LUCRETIA, COMPLETEEDWARD BULWER-LYTTON
She was always sensitively responsive, and now had forgotten, like a sweet-tempered child, her momentary pique.
THE SQUIRREL-CAGEDOROTHY CANFIELD
The heart is softer than ever, and the sense of shame at having offended is kept sensitively alive.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 58, NUMBER 358, AUGUST 1845VARIOUS
It was their vocation to be sensitively alive to all the influences, near or remote, by which their native land could be affected.
THE PREACHER AND HIS MODELSJAMES STALKER
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SENSITIVELY

  • beautifully
  • cautiously
  • daintily
  • deftly
  • elegantly
  • exquisitely
  • fastidiously
  • finely
  • gracefully
  • lightly
  • precisely
  • sensitively
  • skillfully
  • softly
  • subtly
  • tactfully
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.