make sensitive or aware

He was not sensitized to her emotional needs

Syn: ↑sensitize, ↑sensitise, ↑sensify, ↑sensibilise
Ant: ↑desensitize (for: ↑sensitize)
Derivationally related forms: ↑sense (for: ↑sensify), ↑sensitization (for: ↑sensitize)
Hypernyms: ↑change, ↑alter, ↑modify
Verb Frames:

Somebody ——s something


Somebody ——s somebody


Something ——s somebody


Something ——s something


Somebody ——s somebody PP

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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