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Synonyms for delicate

appealing to refined taste

easily broken or damaged

showing sensitivity and skill in dealing with others

requiring great tact or skill

free from severity or violence, as in movement

able to make or detect effects of great subtlety or precision

so slight as to be difficult to notice or appreciate

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exquisitely fine and subtle and pleasing

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marked by great skill especially in meticulous technique

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easily broken or damaged or destroyed

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easily hurt

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developed with extreme delicacy and subtlety

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difficult to handle

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of an instrument or device

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The narrative of the 26th aside, A Delicate Affair is a significant addition to the body of knowledge on World War I for several reasons.
and this recipe presents a more refined and delicate version, but with all that classic, satisfying flavour.
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Enrobed in milk chocolate, the crushed Breton sable is a delicate sprig which crackles, and crunches.
Eau de Toilette and Gloss Duo, pounds 14 Combines the powdery scent of the Pivoine Delicate fragrance and a gloss for the lips.
Joyalukkas presents Twin Hearts, a delicate pendant featuring two complementary stylised hearts in white and yellow gold, around two sparkling diamonds.
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Whether it's the delicate "Anna's Owl" or the country-soaked "I Like a Train," Wade's voice and lyrics are charged with a quiet authority, commanding you to listen closely.
Saudi King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz's tour of four Arab countries amounts to an emergency Arab summit to deal with delicate issues in the region, AN NAHAR columnist Rajeh al-Khoury said Thursday.
A Delicate Balance is the third album by expert piano soloist and piano teacher Lisa Downing.
The 'colourful' fruit motifs are featured on delicate gold settings to strike the right balance for those seeking to adorn delicate yet stylish new jewels this season.
Its simple lines form patterns, delicate shapes, and plays on light and shadow.
Being a delicate little flower, I thought the Matis Delicate facial from the luxury French skincare range seemed tailor-made for me, being calming, soothing and s u p e r -h y d ra t i n g.
It must have a "delicate, aromatic, distinctive and spicy smell (salt, ground black pepper, wine and crushed garlic are added) with a delicate and savoury taste .