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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (emotionalism)
a. sensitivity
Los poetas son personas con mucha sensibilidad.Poets are people with great sensitivity.
2. (sensation)
a. feeling
Después del accidente, perdí la sensibilidad en el brazo derecho.I lost the feeling in my right arm after the accident.
3. (appreciation)
a. feeling
Mi hija desarrolló una sensibilidad especial para la música clásica desde pequeña.My daughter developed a special feeling for classical music from an early age.
b. sensitivity
El presidente carece de sensibilidad hacia los problemas raciales.The president lacks sensitivity about racial issues.
4. (response)
a. sensitivity
Andrés colocó una pesa sobre la balanza para probar su sensibilidad.Andres placed a weight on the scales to test its sensitivity.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (percepción)
a. feeling
no tiene sensibilidad en los brazosshe has no feeling in her arms
2. (emotividad)
a. sensitivity
tener la sensibilidad a flor de pielto be easily hurt, to be very sensitive
3. (inclinación)
a. feeling
sensibilidad artística/musicalfeeling for art/music
4. (de instrumento, película)
a. sensitivity
un termómetro de gran sensibilidada very sensitive thermometer
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1 (al dolor, al frío) feeling
no tiene sensibilidad en las piernas he has no feeling in his legs
2 (emotividad) sensitivity
sensibilidad afectiva emotional sensitivity
3 (disposición) feeling; sensitivity
muestra una gran sensibilidad para la música she has a great feeling o sensitivity for music
sensibilidad artística artistic feeling o sensitivity
4 [de aparato, máquina] sensitivity
una película de alta sensibilidad a highly sensitive film
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