Noun(1) something considered choice to eat
Adjective(1) delicately beautiful(2) especially pleasing to the taste(3) excessively fastidious and easily disgusted
(1) The dainty ladies and gentlemen who first began to use soap were the harbingers of the big-scale production of soap for the common man.(2) I have big feet like my dad, but small dainty hands like my mom.(3) It was wooden like the rest of the ship, but it was a small, rather pretty little room, with dainty curtains over the circular windows and a nice rug on the floor.(4) She looks down her dainty nose, her delicate-featured face wrinkling in genteel distaste.(5) Now is the chance to prove to your acquaintances that the days of small cucumber sandwiches and dainty cakes have not gone for good!(6) She would pause, attentive, and then her eyes would guiltily travel to the dainty suede moccasins on her feet.(7) Between bites of dainty sandwiches made with just-baked Yarrows bread, Noel says he dreamed of going to university in England.(8) Mother and daughter danced for a few moments, Molly spinning on tiptoes like a dainty ballerina, Christina gracefully moving to the beat.(9) ├ö├ç├┐Girlie├ö├ç├û skirts and dresses are back as well, and pairing a very dainty skirt with flip flops and a plain T-shirt is a look you'll be seeing a lot of.(10) Imagine stodge in the middle of August, when all you want is a dainty cucumber sandwich and a bowl of strawberries before skipping off for a game of tennis.(11) Carefully she pulled the dress over her undergarments, and lightly slid her feet into the dainty shoes that her mother had once bought her.(12) Apparently, some dainty fans' feelings were so very hurt.(13) I sipped pink punch, ate dainty sugar cakes with strawberries on top, and stayed at Tom's side every moment.(14) Her dainty feet padded across the floor and made no sound.(15) My first meal was a dainty foie gras burger, served in all its unctuous richness, without burger meat, on a toasted, tea-sandwich-size bun.(16) Ahmed took great delight in fixing an assortment of dainty little sandwiches to serve at this daily ritual.
1. delicate ::
2. tasty ::
3. fastidious ::
4. prim ::
5. nice ::
6. exquisite ::
7. delicacy ::
8. kickshaw ::
Different Formsdainties, daintily, dainty
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