Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of delicacy.

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Examples

  • Let's just say, every bite of these delicacies is a life-changing experience.

    Pam Grout: Waylon, Willie and the Girls

  • To write about those delicacies is like my Remembrance of Things Past.

    Qiu Xiaolong - An interview with author

  • One of my lab's favorite delicacies is leftover wood from our firepit.

    My Dog Ate the _________?

  • Parks Commissioner Adrian Benepe today announced the awarding of a permit to the Food Vendors Committee of Red Hook Park, the same organization synonymous with Latin American delicacies in Red Hook.

    Oh Happy Day! The Vendors Previal!

  • During the winter months, Mexico's varied and beautiful coastal waters yield an unsurpassed assortment of delicacies from the sea.

    Mexican Seafood: Pescados y Mariscos

  • And continually I would discover myself longing for certain delicacies of the palate such as were part of the common daily fare on the home table at Elkton.

    Chapter 19

  • Not that its bygone charms have been utterly forsaken: the currents still have a way of overnighting garbage to any and every shallow; the stacked bodies of old cars at the Hugo Neu East Recycling Plant can't help but remind one of the creek's industrial glory days; and then there are those signs warning pregnant women, those of childbearing age, and children under 15 to think twice before eating local delicacies from the creek, such as eel.

    One Sunny Side of Sewage

  • It’s a neighborhood frozen in time, where you can get imported delicacies from the old country as well as fantastic Italian-American eats which prominently feature them.

    NYC Dining: Abbondanza on Arthur Avenue (UPDATED!)

  • The native fare was not tempting, and some of their delicacies were absolutely disgusting.

    Wonderful Adventures of Mrs. Seacole in Many Lands

  • She'd never ha 'called his delicacies of feelings nonsense -- not she; no more would Mr. Roger.

    Wives and Daughters

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