Etymology
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sensibility (n.)

late 14c., "capability of being perceived by the senses; ability to sense or perceive," from Old French sensibilite, from Late Latin sensibilitatem (nominative sensibilitas), from sensibilis (see sensible). Rarely recorded until the emergence of the meaning "emotional consciousness, capacity for higher feelings or refined emotion" (1751). Related: Sensibilities.

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Definitions of sensibility

sensibility (n.)
mental responsiveness and awareness;
Synonyms: esthesia / aesthesia
sensibility (n.)
refined sensitivity to pleasurable or painful impressions;
cruelty offended his sensibility
sensibility (n.)
(physiology) responsiveness to external stimuli; the faculty of sensation;
Synonyms: sensitivity / sensitiveness
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