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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.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR THIN-SKINNED

delicate

adjectivefussy, discriminating
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.