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- n. the characteristic of being delicate; fragility
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The quality of being delicate.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state of being delicate; tenderness; softness; effeminacy.
The animal body is not apart from the beauty of the human soul any more than the fragrance and delicateness of the apple blossom, and the sweetness of the ripe apple, are separable from the earth and soil and sunlight from which they are created.
In my garden, as in my wardrobe, there are the pastel pinks that do give off a delicateness that obviously offends the author, but I frankly think of it as soothing to the eye.
I tried, as only a young girl can, to live up to the delicateness of my name.
Wednesday, July 15, 2009 · 1. Teriyaki chicken with broccoli 2. Pashminas 3. Lunch with Knuckletoes and Saviabella 4. The delicateness of aphids 5. Tea
His hands were big, calloused and thick, as opposed to his wife's father's delicateness.
I can assert that all the progressive damsels in this kind forum are beyond earthly beaitu and delicateness!
Adding to the delicateness of the issue for NBC is the fact that its parent company,
But now, as the waters nip my toes, we have not time for such delicateness.
This delicateness was probably due to my rolling them out too thin.
The tender and delicate woman among you, which would not adventure to set the sole of her foot upon the ground for delicateness and tenderness, her eye shall be evil toward the husband of her bosom, and toward her son, and toward her daughter
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