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LampPro Tip 1/3
Emotional SensitivityPlay
Use 'touchy' when dealing with topics that may provoke a strong emotional response. SlideDon't joke about his job loss; he's touchy about it.
LampPro Tip 2/3
Avoid OverusePlay
'Touchy' can be seen as negative; don't overuse it to describe people, or it may offend. SlideCalling someone 'touchy' repeatedly may strain your relationship.
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Context MattersPlay
Understanding the context is key. 'Touchy' isn't always about sensitivity but about specific triggers. SlideShe's touchy about her artwork, so give critique gently.