able to understand or express yourself through art, music, literature etc:
a very sensitive performance
It is an issue which needs to be handled sensitively.
WORD FOCUS: difficult WORD FOCUS: difficult difficult to do:hard, tough, challenging, daunting difficult and needing a lot of physical effort:tough, strenuous, back-breaking, gruelling, arduous, punishing difficult to deal with or talk about:tricky, awkward, delicate, sensitive, touchy words for describing a difficult person:awkward, trying words for describing difficult conditions:adverse, hostile ➔ See alsodifficult
Definition from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Advanced Learner's Dictionary.