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delicate /ˈdelɪkət, ˈdelɪkɪt/ adjective

ظریف ، خوشمزه ، لطیف ، نازک بین ، حساس
- fine, deft, elegant, exquisite, graceful, precise, skilled, subtle
- subtle, choice, dainty, delicious, fine, savoury, tender
- fragile, flimsy, frail, slender, slight, tender, weak
- considerate, diplomatic, discreet, sensitive, tactful
Antonyms: gross
Contrasted words: coarse, crude, vulgar, insensitive, undiscriminating, unperceptive, stalwart, stout, strong, sturdy, tenacious, tough, hale, healthy, robust, sound, well, wholesome, impolitic, imprudent, indiscreet, awkward, clumsy, gauche, inept, maladroit, unskillful
Related Words: delectable, delicious, delightful, balmy, gentle, lenient, mild, soft, aerial, airy, ethereal, perceptive, sensitive, feeble, fragile, frail, weak, sickly, unhealthy, decrepit, infirm, adept, expert, masterly, proficient, discreet, foresighted, prudent, careful, heedful, cautious, wary, uncertain, unpredictable, hair-trigger, volatile, sticky
English Thesaurus: difficult, hard, tough, tricky, awkward, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

delicate /ˈdelɪkət, ˈdelɪkɪt/ adjective
[Date: 1300-1400; Language: Latin; Origin: delicatus]

1. needing to be dealt with carefully or sensitively in order to avoid problems or failure:
There’s something I have to speak to you about – it’s a delicate matter.
delicate negotiations

2. easily damaged or broken Synonym : fragile:
delicate hand-cut glass
The sun can easily damage a child’s delicate skin.

3. old-fashioned someone who is delicate is hurt easily or easily becomes ill:
a delicate child

4. a part of the body that is delicate is attractive and graceful:
Her wrists and ankles were slim and delicate.
her delicate features

5. made skilfully and with attention to the smallest details:
a plate with a delicate pattern of leaves

6. a taste, smell, or colour that is delicate is pleasant and not strong:
The wine has a dry delicate flavour.
a delicate pink
—delicately adverb

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

VERBS be, feel, look The glasses looked very delicate. Her bones felt as delicate as a bird's.
ADV. extremely, very | quite, rather, somewhat a rather delicate child This is a somewhat delicate subject.
surprisingly He had a surprisingly delicate touch.
politically a politically delicate situation

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

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