suomi-englanti sanakirja

subtle englannista suomeksi

  1. huomaamaton, hienovarainen, vähäinen, hienoinen

  2. tarkka, herkkä

  1. hienovarainen, hienoinen

  2. ovela

  3. salakavala

subtle englanniksi

  1. Hard to grasp; not obvious or easily understood; barely noticeable.

  2. (ant)


  3. 1712, (w), ''Creation: A Philosophical Poem. Demonstrating the Existence and Providence of a God. In Seven Books'', book I, London: Printed for S. Buckley, at the Dolphin in Britain, London|Little-Britain; and Tonson|Jacob Tonson, at Shakespear's Head over-against Catherine-Street in the London|Strand, (w) 731619916; 5th edition, Dublin: Printed by S. Powell, for G. Risk, G. Ewing, and W. Smith, in Dame's-street, 1727, (w) 728300884, page 7:

  4. The mighty Magnet from the Center darts / This ſtrong, tho' ſubtile Force, thro' all the Parts: / Its active Rays ejaculated thence, / Irradiate all the wide Circumference.
  5. Cleverly contrived.

  6. Cunning, skillful.

  7. (syn)

  8. Insidious.

  9. 1623, Shakespeare|William Shakespeare, ''Tragedy of Richard the Third|The Tragedy of Richard the Third'', Act IV, scene 4:

  10. Thy age confirmed, proud, subtle, bloody, treacherous.
  11. Tenuous; rarefied; of low density or thin consistency.

  12. Refined; exquisite.