dainty

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Synonyms for dainty

Synonyms for dainty

appealing to refined taste

something fine and delicious, especially a food

Synonyms for dainty

affectedly dainty or refined

delicately beautiful

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especially pleasing to the taste

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excessively fastidious and easily disgusted

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By the time we're all tucking into slices of scrumptious lemon drizzle and the daintiest of cucumber sandwiches, Accounts are discussing weekend plans with Features.
But we know that, while a lifelong bachelor, he's capable of red-blooded feeling for a woman--in A Scandal in Bohemia, Irene Adler is "the daintiest thing under a bonnet on this planet.
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As a rule of thumb, for spring-summer 2015, count on a romantic breeze to gently wash over your wardrobe, to take you back to the 1970s and to allure you with the daintiest of details.
The pie platter is served on a slate so good luck with pouring the gravy (better to dip) and you'll find the pastry is so crumbly that even the daintiest eater will have a table covered in pastry crumbs by the time they've finished.
Some of the daintiest were intended for use in a lady''s boudoir, or her portmanteau, while others, often smaller still, and often in silver, had a hook so they could be hung from a chatelaine - the collection of everyday necessities a woman wore, hanging from a belt.
Soon you will come across the daintiest Afghan rugs in town.
It's not the daintiest tablet on the list but it's certainly one of the lightest on the pocket.
His Point was to please the Majority, who could more easily comprehend any thing they saw than the daintiest things that could be said to them.
Thanks to his youthful passion for basketball, Morris's passing skills were always outrageously silky for a prop but that night he could have charged VAT on the dummy he sold and chipped a kick worthy of the daintiest fly-half to help send wing Breyton Paulse across the line.
Cooks burn your Books, and vail your empty brains; Put off your feigned Aprons: view the strains Of this new piece whose Author doth display The bravest dish, and show the nearest way T'inform the lowest cook how he may dress, And make the meanest meat the lightest mess: To please the Fancie of the daintiest Dame, And sute her palate thai she praise the same, (no pagination)
In these young and old, male and female, took part, and the young girls and women wore pretty caps of lace and silk, and those who were possessed of the daintiest received prizes, awarded by judges on the spot.
Now, had Tashtego perished in that head, it had been a very precious perishing; smothered in the very whitest and daintiest of fragrant spermaceti; coffined, hearsed, and tombed in the secret inner chamber and sanctum sanctorum of the whale.