Synonyms for thin-skinned
- easily hurt
- easily offended
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR THIN-SKINNED
You must remember that you have this disadvantage: you and your kind are thin-skinned.
He is so thin-skinned that he could not shake the creature into the dust as you would have done.
He was so thin-skinned that any counsel offered to him took the form of criticism.
That's just like a girl—they're so thin-skinned and chicken-hearted.
He was thin-skinned to excess; and, as far as that went, a Heautontomorumenos!
The most thin-skinned sensitiveness could not have discovered anything.
Besides, though I am not thin-skinned, she has made me understand that,—what was it?
But luckily it could never then, or at any other time, be said of Father Hamilton that he was thin-skinned.
Perhaps she was not very sensitive, not thin-skinned at all, either in body or soul.
Well, after all, it was a mistake to be too thin-skinned, he decided.
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