easily offended

See: sensitive
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She was fanciful, had all sorts of unspoken preferences, and was easily offended.
I made many and various attempts to deliver my pupils from these delusive notions without alarming their pride--which was easily offended, and not soon appeased--but with little apparent result; and I know not which was the more reprehensible of the two: Matilda was more rude and boisterous; but from Rosalie's womanly age and lady-like exterior better things were expected: yet she was as provokingly careless and inconsiderate as a giddy child of twelve.
If you're easily offended, this bar isn't for you 7.
Battlefield conditions do not have room for PC agendas, there are no niceties in war - it is dirty, cruel and dangerous and it is high time that we stopped worrying about the easily offended and started to live in the real world.
Someone suffering from PTSD may become easily offended, and in turn may offend someone else during an emotionally charged situation.
Another fan wrote: "The 'apology' that Lewis Hamilton's PR team had written for him would be more believable if h wasn't going around favouriting tweets from people telling him how easily offended people are by 'harmless banter'.
Another fan wrote: "The 'apology' that Lewis Hamilton's PR team had written for him would be more believable if he wasn't going around favouriting tweets from people telling him how easily offended people are by 'harmless banter'.
Not gonna lie I'm not easily offended but this struck a nerve even if it was a joke I didn't find it funny,' one user wrote.
I HAVE little doubt the switchboards of the BBC complaints department is red hot, and that the easily offended in our community will be going into overdrive on the offended scale.
html) Evening Standard , Chuck Palahniuk, author of "Fight Club," said people needed to not be easily offended or provoked.
It's not for the easily offended and beware if you're sitting in the front row.
Based on Irvine Welsh's book, this isn't a film for the easily offended.