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Delicate

Definition of delicate:

part of speech: adverb

Delicately.

part of speech: adjective

Pleasing to the senses; dainty; refined; finely wrought; frail; requiring nice handling.

part of speech: adjective

Pleasing to the taste; as, a delicate flavor; tender; refined; as, delicate attentions; physically frail; sensitive.

part of speech: adjective

Pleasing to the senses, esp. the taste: dainty: nicely discriminating or perceptive: of a fine, slight texture or constitution: tender, frail: requiring nice handling: refined in manners, gentle, polite, considerate.

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