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Definitions of delicate
a. - Addicted to pleasure; luxurious; voluptuous; alluring. 2
a. - Pleasing to the senses; refinedly agreeable; hence, adapted to please a nice or cultivated taste; nice; fine; elegant; as, a delicate dish; delicate flavor. 2
a. - Slight and shapely; lovely; graceful; as, "a delicate creature." 2
a. - Fine or slender; minute; not coarse; -- said of a thread, or the like; as, delicate cotton. 2
a. - Slight or smooth; light and yielding; -- said of texture; as, delicate lace or silk. 2
a. - Soft and fair; -- said of the skin or a surface; as, a delicate cheek; a delicate complexion. 2
a. - Light, or softly tinted; -- said of a color; as, a delicate blue. 2
a. - Refined; gentle; scrupulous not to trespass or offend; considerate; -- said of manners, conduct, or feelings; as, delicate behavior; delicate attentions; delicate thoughtfulness. 2
a. - Tender; not able to endure hardship; feeble; frail; effeminate; -- said of constitution, health, etc.; as, a delicate child; delicate health. 2
a. - Requiring careful handling; not to be rudely or hastily dealt with; nice; critical; as, a delicate subject or question. 2
a. - Of exacting tastes and habits; dainty; fastidious. 2
a. - Nicely discriminating or perceptive; refinedly critical; sensitive; exquisite; as, a delicate taste; a delicate ear for music. 2
a. - Affected by slight causes; showing slight changes; as, a delicate thermometer. 2
n. - A choice dainty; a delicacy. 2
n. - A delicate, luxurious, or effeminate person. 2

The word "delicate" uses 8 letters: A C D E E I L T.

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