delicate

suomi-englanti sanakirja

delicate englannista suomeksi

  1. arkaluonteinen

  2. herkkä

  3. melkein huomaamaton

  4. hauras

  5. tarkka

  1. hauras, arkaluonteinen

  2. hienorakenteinen

  3. hellävarainen

  4. hienotunteinen, hienovarainen

  5. liikuttunut

  6. hienostunut

  7. hienostunut, herkullinen

  8. ihana, ihastuttava

  9. herkkä

  10. hienostunut, tarkka

  11. herkkä, tarkka

  12. Substantiivi

delicate englanniksi

  1. Easily damaged or requiring careful handling.

  2. ''Those clothes are made from delicate lace.''

    ''The negotiations were very delicate.''

  3. (quote-book)

  4. (quote-journal)

  5. Characterized by a fine structure or thin lines.

  6. ''Her face was delicate.''

    ''The spider wove a delicate web.''

    ''There was a delicate pattern of frost on the window.''

  7. Intended for use with fragile items.

  8. ''Set the washing machine to the delicate cycle.''

  9. Refined; gentle; scrupulous not to trespass or offend; considerate; said of manners, conduct, or feelings.

  10. ''delicate behaviour; delicate attentions; delicate thoughtfulness''

  11. Of weak health; easily sick; unable to endure hardship.

  12. ''a delicate child; delicate health''

  13. (RQ:Shakespeare Hamlet)

  14. Unwell, especially because of having drunk too much alcohol.

  15. ''Please don't speak so loudly: I'm feeling a bit delicate this morning.''

  16. Addicted to pleasure; luxurious; voluptuous; alluring.

  17. 1360–1387, (w), ''(w)'' (C-text), passus IX, line 285:

  18. Þenk þat diues for hus delicat lyf to þe deuel wente.
  19. ''circa'' 1660, (w) (author), Bray (antiquary)|William Bray (editor), ''John Evelyn's Diary|The Diary of John Evelyn'', volume I of II (1901), entry for the 19th of August in 1641, page 29:

  20. Haerlem is a very delicate town and hath one of the fairest churches of the Gothic design I had ever seen.
  21. Pleasing to the senses; refined; adapted to please an elegant or cultivated taste.

  22. ''a delicate dish; delicate flavour''

  23. Slight and shapely; lovely; graceful.

  24. ''circa'' 1603, (w), ''(w)'', act II, scene iii, lines 18 and 20–21:

  25. Cassio|Cassio:   She’s a most exquisite lady.…Indeed, she’s a most fresh and delicate creature.
  26. Light, or softly tinted; said of a colour.

  27. ''a delicate shade of blue''

  28. Of exacting tastes and habits; dainty; fastidious.

  29. Highly discriminating or perceptive; refinedly critical; sensitive; exquisite.

  30. ''a delicate taste; a delicate ear for music''

  31. Affected by slight causes; showing slight changes.

  32. ''a delicate thermometer''

  33. A delicate item of clothing, especially underwear or lingerie.

  34. ''Don't put that in with your jeans: it's a delicate!''

  35. A choice dainty; a delicacy.

  36. A delicate, luxurious, or effeminate person.

  37. (it-adj form of)

  38. (inflection of)