Translation of sensible in English:

sensible

sensitive, adj.

adjective

  • 1

    • 1.1(susceptible, impresionable)

      sensitive

    • 1.2(a las artes)

      es muy sensible a la música she has a great feeling for music / very good musical sense
      • no es nada sensible al arte he has no feeling for art

  • 2

    • 2.1(físicamente)

      sensitive
      sensible a algo sensitive to sth

    • 2.2

      (instrumento/aparato) sensitive
      Photography sensitive

  • 3formal

    (ostensible, importante)
    appreciable
    un aumento sensible en el precio del petróleo an appreciable rise / a sizeable increase in the price of oil
    • ha habido una sensible disminución en el número de accidentes there has been a noticeable / an appreciable drop in the number of accidents
    • ha mostrado una sensible mejoría she has shown marked improvement
    • la sequía ha ocasionado sensibles pérdidas the drought has caused significant losses
    • sus familiares lamentan tan sensible pérdida the family mourn his terrible loss