All Adverb
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  • He will not feel the change so sensitively, as he has new life and interests before him every moment. Cited from Dawn, Mrs. Harriet A. Adams
  • He says that he now tries to choose his words more sensitively.
  • But at the same time it left them more sensitively awake to themselves than before. Cited from The Roll-Call, by Arnold Bennett
  • So sensitively conscious was she that every movement, when strange eyes were upon her, brought its suffering. Cited from The Old Homestead, by Ann S. Stephens
  • You have the honor of your name somewhat sensitively at heart. Cited from Montlivet, by Alice Prescott Smith
  • The spirit of the old man shrank sensitively within him for a moment. Cited from The Drummer Boy, by John Trowbridge
  • He seemed to feel the beauty of it sensitively, as she did critically. Cited from Beauchamps Career by George Meredith, v6
  • She had a will of her own, but seemed sensitively responsive to fair treatment. Cited from The Sword Maker, by Robert Barr
  • Like most sensitively organized persons, she could be resolute when she believed that the occasion called for it. Cited from The Two Destinies, by Wilkie Collins
  • As he did so, he was sensitively aware that it fell to him to break up the peace of this household. Cited from Australia Felix, by Henry Handel Richardson
  • She was sensitively aware of how readily one and the other drifted away after a few words. Cited from O. Henry Memorial Award Prize Stories of 1920, by Various
  • She felt somewhat too sensitively the hollowness of the great world, and had a low opinion of human nature. Cited from Ernest Maltravers, E. B. Lytton, Book 2
  • Few men ever lived more sensitively and delicately tender towards the sex. Cited from Abraham Lincoln: A History V1, by Nicolay & Hay
  • Many of the building's original features were sensitively preserved.
  • The latter turned sensitively from a subject which she saw gave him pain, and endeavored to call his thoughts to other things. Cited from The Headsman, by James Fenimore Cooper
  • Like all sensitively organized persons, she possessed that inbred sense of self-respect which is pride under another name. Cited from The Two Destinies, by Wilkie Collins
  • Thus this simple farmer's board seemed sensitively linked with the far-away beginnings of time. Cited from October Vagabonds, by Richard Le Gallienne
  • He always shrank back sensitively from asking for an opinion of his preaching from any one except his wife. Cited from The Crucifixion of Philip Strong, by Charles M. Sheldon
  • I appreciate the fact that many of the writers have recorded sensitively. Cited from Slave Narratives: Aministrative Files, by Work Projects Administration
  • His former townhouse was sensitively turned into a shopping centre in the 1980s.
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Meaning of sensitively

  • adverb In a sensitive manner
    she questioned the rape victim very sensitively about the attack