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thin-skinned

[thin-skind] /ˈθɪnˈskɪnd/
adjective
1.
having a thin skin.
2.
sensitive to criticism, reproach, or rebuff; easily offended; touchy:
a thin-skinned poet.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600
Synonyms
2. squeamish, soft, susceptible.
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British Dictionary definitions for thinskinned

thin-skinned

adjective
1.
sensitive to criticism or hints; easily upset or affected
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Slang definitions & phrases for thinskinned

think one's shit doesn't stink

verb phrase

To be very conceited; be stuck up and self-impressed: The way she looks down her nose you know she thinks her shit doesn't stink (1940s+)


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