What is another word for delicate?

1147 synonyms found


[ d_ˈɛ_l_ɪ_k_ə_t], [ dˈɛlɪkət], [ dˈɛlɪkət]

Synonyms for Delicate:

attractive (adjective) beautiful (adjective) brittle (adjective) clean (adjective) dangerous (adjective) deluxe (adjective) eastern poison oak (adjective) effeminate (adjective) fastidious (adjective) feeble (adjective) impressionable (adjective) light (adjective) little (adjective) sensitive (adjective) sickly (adjective) small (adjective) subtle (adjective) tasteful (adjective) thin-skinned (adjective)
  • easily hurt.
weak (adjective) beautiful dangerous difficult eastern poison oak elegant elfin feeble gingerly Other synonyms: sensitive short weak

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Quotes for Delicate:

  1. It is a very delicate job to forgive a man, without lowering him in his own estimation, and yours too. Josh Billings.
  2. Past conference topics have included strengthening the role of fathers in children's lives, the impact of the media culture on children, the delicate balance between work and family, and family involvement in education. Tipper Gore.
  3. I do have a delicate side. Michelle Rodriguez.

Idioms of Delicate:

  1. in a delicate condition;

Adjectives for Delicate:

  • odd.