delicate

Type: Term Pronunciation: del′i-kăt Definitions: 1. Of feeble resisting power.
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delicate

Latin, meaning: luxuriously, delicately, slowly.
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Delicate

Having a light aroma, flavor and body.
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Delicate

Light fragrance, flavor, and body.
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delicate

[adj] - easily hurt 2. [adj] - marked by great skill especially in meticulous technique 3. [adj] - of an instrument or device 4. [adj] - difficult to handle 5. [adj] - easily broken or damaged or destroyed 6. [adj] - exquisitely fine and subtle and pleasing
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Delicate

Designates the subtle taste of a wine with less than 12% alcohol.
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Delicate

Del'i·cate adjective [ Latin delicatus pleasing the senses, voluptuous, soft and tender; akin to deliciae delight: confer French délicat . See Delight .] 1. Addicted to pleasure; luxurious; voluptuous; alluring. [ R.] « Dives, for his delicate life, ...
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Delicate

Del'i·cate noun 1. A choice dainty; a delicacy. [ R.] « With abstinence all delicates he sees.» Dryden. 2. A delicate, luxurious, or effeminate person. « All the vessels, then, which our delicates have, -- those I mean that would seem to be m...
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delicate

1. Addicted to pleasure; luxurious; voluptuous; alluring. 'Dives, for his delicate life, to the devil went.' (Piers Plowman) 'Haarlem is a very delicate town.' (Evelyn) ... 2. Pleasing to the senses; refinedly; hence, adapted to please a nice or cultivated taste; nice; fine; elegant; as, a delicate dish; delicate flavor. ... 3. Slight and shapely; ...
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delicate

fragile adjective easily broken or damaged or destroyed; `a kite too delicate to fly safely`; `fragile porcelain plates`; `fragile old bones`; `a frail craft`
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delicate

soft adjective easily hurt; `soft hands`; `a baby`s delicate skin`
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delicate

ticklish adjective difficult to handle; requiring great tact; `delicate negotiations with the big powers`;`hesitates to be explicit on so ticklish a matter`; `a touchy subject`
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delicate

adjective of an instrument or device; capable of registering minute differences or changes precisely; `almost undetectable with even the most delicate instruments`
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delicate

adjective marked by great skill especially in meticulous technique; `a surgeon`s delicate touch`
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delicate

adjective exquisitely fine and subtle and pleasing; susceptible to injury; `a delicate violin passage`; `delicate china`; `a delicate flavor`; `the delicate wing of a butterfly`
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Delicate

• (a.) Affected by slight causes; showing slight changes; as, a delicate thermometer. • (a.) Slight or smooth; light and yielding; -- said of texture; as, delicate lace or silk. • (a.) Refined; gentle; scrupulous not to trespass or offend; considerate; -- said of manners, conduct, or feelings; as, delicate behavior; delicate attentio...
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delicate

delicate (DEL i kit) 1. Pleasing in its lightness, mildness, subtlety, etc. (a delicate flavor, odor, color, etc.); fine, dainty, exquisite, elegant: 'The queen wore a long gown of delicate silk.' 2. Easily damaged, spoiled, fragile, frail, perishable; dainty: 'The plate was so delicate that I was afraid to wash it.' 3. Frail, feeble...
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Delicate

[song] `Delicate` is a song by Terence Trent D`Arby featuring Des`ree, released as a single in 1993. The song was written, arranged and produced by D`Arby. It reached #14 in the UK charts. ==Track listings== ==Personnel== ==Charts== ...
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delicate

As this word implies, delicate wines are light, subtle, understated wines that are prized for their shyness rather than for an extroverted, robust character. White wines are usually more delicate than red wines. Few Rh
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Delicate

Light wines are delicate. This is not a quality to seek in Bordeaux. It is beter suited for some white wines.
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delicate

Lighter, more subtle characteristics in wine.
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Delicate

A secondary coffee taste sensation characterized by fragile sweet-subtle sensation just past the tip
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