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1. sensitive

adjective. ['ˈsɛnsətɪv, ˈsɛnsɪtɪv'] responsive to physical stimuli.

Synonyms

  • light-sensitive
  • reactive
  • radiosensitive
  • irritable
  • sensible
  • sensitiveness
  • delicate
  • nociceptive
  • highly sensitive
  • susceptible
  • photosensitive
  • erogenous
  • responsive
  • sensitivity

Antonyms

  • unresponsive
  • insensible
  • unsusceptible
  • invalid

Etymology

  • sensitif (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • sensitivus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Sensitive Plant

  • transplant
  • vanzandt
  • vansandt
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  • replant
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  • pylant
  • levant
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  • incant
  • enchant
  • decant
  • trant
  • stant
  • slant
  • schrandt
  • scant
  • quant
  • plante
  • grant
  • grandt
  • brant
  • brandt
  • zant
  • zandt
  • yant
  • tant
  • sant
  • sandt

Example sentences of the word sensitive-plant


1. Noun Phrase
The sensitive plant is a member of the Leguminosae or Fabaceae, pea or bean, family.

2. sensitive

adjective. ['ˈsɛnsətɪv, ˈsɛnsɪtɪv'] being susceptible to the attitudes, feelings, or circumstances of others.

Synonyms

  • oversensitive
  • alive
  • touchy
  • huffy
  • sensitiveness
  • responsive
  • feisty
  • sensitivity

Antonyms

  • unresponsive
  • imperceptible
  • insensitivity
  • inability

Etymology

  • sensitif (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • sensitivus (Latin)

3. sensitive

adjective. ['ˈsɛnsətɪv, ˈsɛnsɪtɪv'] able to feel or perceive.

Synonyms

  • conscious
  • sensible
  • cognizant
  • aware

Antonyms

  • insensible
  • unaware
  • irrational
  • unfair

Etymology

  • sensitif (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • sensitivus (Latin)

4. sensitive

noun. ['ˈsɛnsətɪv, ˈsɛnsɪtɪv'] someone who serves as an intermediary between the living and the dead.

Synonyms

  • psychic
  • spiritualist

Antonyms

  • insensitiveness
  • strong
  • robust

Etymology

  • sensitif (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • sensitivus (Latin)

5. sensitive

adjective. ['ˈsɛnsətɪv, ˈsɛnsɪtɪv'] of or pertaining to classified information or matters affecting national security.

Antonyms

  • unexcitable

Etymology

  • sensitif (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • sensitivus (Latin)

6. plant

noun. ['ˈplænt'] buildings for carrying on industrial labor.

Synonyms

  • smelter
  • manufacturing plant
  • mill
  • packing plant
  • brewery
  • saltworks
  • packinghouse
  • mint
  • sewage disposal plant
  • complex
  • still
  • distillery
  • disposal plant
  • manufactory
  • industrial plant
  • bottling plant
  • smeltery
  • recycling plant
  • works
  • factory
  • refinery

Antonyms

  • sporadic
  • short
  • Cryptogamia
  • Phanerogamae

Etymology

  • planta (Latin)
  • planten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • plantian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. plant

noun. ['ˈplænt'] (botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion.

Synonyms

  • ornamental
  • myrmecophyte
  • tracheophyte
  • poisonous plant
  • embryo
  • cryptogam
  • aerophyte
  • wilding
  • gametophyte
  • monocarp
  • garden plant
  • epiphytic plant
  • houseplant
  • monocarpous plant
  • microflora
  • plant structure
  • rock plant
  • hygrophyte
  • phytoplankton
  • autophyte
  • perennial
  • plant kingdom
  • Plantae
  • vascular plant
  • plantlet
  • autophytic plant
  • air plant
  • plant part
  • epiphyte
  • crop
  • acrogen
  • hood
  • being
  • autotrophic organism
  • monocarpic plant
  • pot plant
  • biennial
  • endemic
  • escape
  • plant life
  • apomict
  • organism
  • annual
  • aquatic
  • holophyte
  • flora
  • non-flowering plant
  • autotroph
  • neophyte
  • cap
  • kingdom Plantae

Antonyms

  • evergreen plant
  • weed
  • deciduous plant
  • cultivated plant

Etymology

  • planta (Latin)
  • planten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • plantian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. plant

verb. ['ˈplænt'] put or set (seeds, seedlings, or plants) into the ground.

Synonyms

  • checkrow
  • bed
  • place
  • dibble
  • puddle
  • pose
  • replant
  • lay
  • tree
  • put
  • root
  • forest
  • position
  • afforest

Antonyms

  • amphibious
  • fauna
  • stand still
  • imperfect

Etymology

  • planta (Latin)
  • planten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • plantian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. plant

verb. ['ˈplænt'] fix or set securely or deeply.

Synonyms

  • pot
  • engraft
  • embed
  • introduce
  • enter
  • insert
  • sink
  • infix
  • imbed
  • implant
  • nest

Antonyms

  • lend oneself
  • arrive
  • confront
  • biennial

Etymology

  • planta (Latin)
  • planten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • plantian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. plant

verb. ['ˈplænt'] set up or lay the groundwork for.

Synonyms

  • fix
  • pioneer
  • establish
  • constitute
  • name
  • institute
  • found
  • initiate
  • nominate

Antonyms

  • simplicity
  • simple
  • agitate
  • worry

Etymology

  • planta (Latin)
  • planten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • plantian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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