thin-skinned
Adjective
  1. Used other than with a figurative or idiomatic meaning: see thin, skinned
    You must handle thin-skinned fruits carefully to avoid bruising them.
  2. (idiomatic) Overly sensitive to criticism; quick to take offence; irritable; touchy
    She's rather thin-skinned when it comes to comments about her work.
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