Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

adj. - Having an allergy or peculiar or excessive susceptibility (especially to a specific factor).

Usage examples (38)
  • "sensitized" - their bodies produce antibodies that are super-vigilant at attacking most available kidneys.
  • First procure a bereaved subject with a mind "sensitized" by long immersion in credulity.
  • This "sensitized" paper is served fresh every morning, as it loses its delicacy by keeping.
  • It keeps for a long time uninjured, and is "sensitized" when wanted, as we shall see by-and-by. for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.