Thin-skinned definition

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Having a thin skin.
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Oversensitive, especially to criticism or insult.
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Easily hurt by criticism, insults, etc.; sensitive.
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Used other than as an idiom: see thin,"Ž skinned.

You must handle thin-skinned fruits carefully to avoid bruising them.

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(idiomatic) Overly sensitive to criticism; quick to take offence; irritable; touchy.

She's rather thin-skinned when it comes to comments about her work.

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Having a thin rind or skin.
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