Results for dainty

Definitions of dainty:

part of speech: noun


part of speech: noun

Something nice to the taste; a delicacy.

part of speech: adjective

Pleasant to the palate: delicate: fastidious.

part of speech: noun

That which is dainty, a delicacy.

part of speech: noun

Something choice or delicious.

part of speech: adjective

Pleasing to the taste; delicious; delicate; effeminately beautiful; affectedly particular as to food.

part of speech: adjective

Delicious; delicate; sensitive; choice; fastidious; charming.

part of speech: adverb


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To convey from one point to another; bear; to gain possession of by force; as, to carry a fort; lead; transfer; accomplish; extend; have in charge or conduct; as, to carry on business; to bear ( one- self); to secure the passage of, as a bill or motion; to sustain; to bear the burden of. ...

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