n pl , -ties
1 the ability to perceive or feel
2 often pl the capacity for responding to emotion, impression, etc.
3 often pl the capacity for responding to aesthetic stimuli
4 mental responsiveness; discernment; awareness
5 usually pl emotional or moral feelings
cruelty offends most people's sensibilities
6 the condition of a plant of being susceptible to external influences, esp. attack by parasites
English Collins Dictionary - English Definition & Thesaurus
1 responsiveness, sensitiveness, sensitivity, susceptibility
2 (often plural)
emotions, feelings, moral sense, sentiments, susceptibilities
3 appreciation, awareness, delicacy, discernment, insight, intuition, perceptiveness, taste
deadness, insensibility, insensitivity, lack of awareness, numbness, unconsciousness, unperceptiveness, unresponsiveness
English Collins Dictionary - English synonyms & Thesaurus
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