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DELICATE

'DELICATE' is a 8 letter word starting with D and ending with E
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Crossword clues for 'DELICATE'

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Easily broken (8)DELICATE

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for DELICATE

3 letter words

COY - SAD

4 letter words

AIRY - CUTE - EASY - EVEN - FAIR - FINE - FLAT - GOOD - HARD - LACY - LUSH - MEAN - MILD - NICE - PALE - PUNY - RARE - SLIM - SOFT - SORE - THIN - TINY - WARY - WEAK

5 letter words

ADEPT - BALMY - CLOSE - CRISP - DOWNY - EXACT - FAINT - FILMY - FRAIL - FUSSY - FUZZY - GAUZY - GLOSS - GOOSY - GUSTY - HAIRY - ITCHY - JERRY - JUICY - LIGHT - MISTY - MUTED - QUIET - RIGID - RISKY - ROUGH - SAPID - SATIN - SILKY - SIPID - SMALL - SOBER - SPINY - STEEP - SWEET - TACKY - TASTY - TOUGH - VAGUE - WISPY - YUMMY

6 letter words

AERIAL - BOYISH - BRUTAL - CHOICE - CHOOSE - CREAMY - CRISPY - DAINTY - DECENT - DELUXE - DEMURE - DIRECT - EXPERT - FEEBLE - FLIMSY - FLUFFY - GENTLE - INFIRM - KNOTTY - LOVELY - MELLOW - MIGNON - MINUTE - MODEST - NARROW - PAPERY - PASTEL - PEARLY - PETITE - PROPER - QUEASY - RUGGED - SATINY - SAVORY - SEEMLY - SELECT - SEVERE - SICKLY - SIMPLE - SLEAZY - SLIGHT - SLINKY - SLIPPY - SMOOTH - SOMBER - SOMBRE - SQUARE - STICKY - STRICT - SUBTLE - SVELTE - TENDER - TETCHY - THORNY - TOUCHY - TRICKY - UPHILL - WATERY - WICKED

7 letter words

ARDUOUS - AWKWARD - BRITTLE - CAREFUL - COMPLEX - CORRECT - CRUMBLY - CUNNING - DELICAT - DILUTED - ELEGANT - EXIGENT - EXPRESS - FINICAL - FINICKY - FISSILE - FRAGILE - FRIABLE - GIRLISH - GRACILE - GRADUAL - HEEDFUL - HELPFUL - KNOTTED - LENIENT - LIKABLE - MELLOWY - MINCING - MINDFUL - NERVOUS - NOT EASY - OPEROSE - POLITIC - PRECISE - PRICKLY - PRUDENT - PRUDISH - REFINED - SAVOURY - SHIVERY - SLENDER - SUBDUED - SUBTILE - TACTFUL - TENUOUS - THIN-SET - UNSOUND - VELVETY - WATERED - WILLOWY

8 letter words

ABSTRUSE - ACCURATE - ALLERGIC - BECOMING - CAUTIOUS - COBWEBBY - CONSTANT - CRITICAL - CULTURED - DECOROUS - DECREPIT - DELICATE - DETAILED - DISCREET - EGGSHELL - EMPATHIC - ETHEREAL - EXACTING - FAITHFUL - FEMININE - FINESPUN - GIMCRACK - GINGERLY - GOSSAMER - GRACEFUL - GRACIOUS - GUSTABLE - HAIRLINE - HOTHOUSE - INERRANT - LUSCIOUS - MASTERLY - NACREOUS - NO PICNIC - NONRIGID - OBLIGING - PASSIBLE - PATINAED - PERILOUS - PINPOINT - PLEASING - POLISHED - PUNCTUAL - PURISTIC - RAREFIED - RIGOROUS - SAVOROUS - SCISSILE - SENSIBLE - SHATTERY - SKITTISH - SLIMMISH - SLIPPERY - SOFT-HUED - SOFTENED - SUPERIOR - TACTICAL - THIN-SPUN - THINNISH - TICKLISH - TOILSOME - TOLERANT - UNERRING - VOLATILE - WEAKENED - WOMANISH

9 letter words

AGREEABLE - AIRY-FAIRY - AMBROSIAL - ATTENTIVE - ATTENUATE - BREAKABLE - CHEAP-JACK - CIVILISED - CIVILIZED - CRACKABLE - CRUSHABLE - DANGEROUS - DELICIOUS - DEMANDING - DIFFICILE - DIFFICULT - ENFEEBLED - EXPLOSIVE - EXQUISITE - FINE-DRAWN - FINICKING - FRANGIBLE - GIMCRACKY - GOOD TO EAT - GOSSAMERY - HERCULEAN - INDULGENT - INERRABLE - INTRICATE - IRRITABLE - LABORIOUS - LACERABLE - MOLLIFIED - NECTAROUS - ON THIN ICE - PALATABLE - PUBESCENT - RECEPTIVE - RECHERCHE - REGARDFUL - RELIGIOUS - SELECTIVE - SEMIGLOSS - SENSITIVE - SISSIFIED - SPLINTERY - SQUEAMISH - STRENUOUS - SUCCULENT - SYLPHLIKE - TOOTHSOME - UNCERTAIN - UNHEALTHY - VICTORIAN - WIREDRAWN

10 letter words

ATTENUATED - CULTIVATED - DELECTABLE - DELIGHTFUL - DIAPHANOUS - DIPLOMATIC - DISCERNING - EFFEMINATE - EMPATHETIC - FASTIDIOUS - FORMIDABLE - HARD-EARNED - HARD-FOUGHT - INFALLIBLE - IRIDESCENT - JERRY-BUILT - METICULOUS - NAMBY-PAMBY - OPALESCENT - OVERTENDER - PARTICULAR - PERCEPTIVE - PERISHABLE - PRECARIOUS - PROFICIENT - RESPONSIVE - SCIENTIFIC - SCRUPULOUS - SLENDERISH - SLIGHT-MADE - SOLICITOUS - THIN-BODIED - THOUGHTFUL - THREADLIKE - TOUCH-AND-GO - VELUTINOUS - VULNERABLE

11 letter words

COMPLAISANT - CONSIDERATE - DEBILITATED - DISTINCTIVE - EMOTIONABLE - FINE-GRAINED - FORESIGHTED - FRACTURABLE - GOOD-TASTING - HAIR-TRIGGER - HYPERPATHIC - JAWBREAKING - LIGHTWEIGHT - MICROSCOPIC - OVERREFINED - PASTEBOARDY - PERSNICKETY - PUNCTILIOUS - SCRUMPTIOUS - SHATTERABLE - SOFT AS PUTTY - SOFT-COLORED - SOFTHEARTED - SUSCEPTIBLE - SYMPATHETIC - THIN-SKINNED - UNDEVIATING - WARMHEARTED - WASP-WAISTED - WATERED-DOWN - WHISPER-SOFT

12 letter words

ANAPHYLACTIC - APPRECIATIVE - DIFFERENTIAL - DISCRIMINATE - FINE-TEXTURED - MATHEMATICAL - NONRESISTIVE - OVERSENSIBLE - SCRUTINIZING

13 letter words

ACCOMMODATING - ACCOMMODATIVE - CONSCIENTIOUS - HAIRSPLITTING - HYPERESTHETIC - INSUBSTANTIAL - MOTHER-OF-PEARL - OVERSENSITIVE - SET WITH THORNS - SOPHISTICATED - TENDERHEARTED - UNPREDICTABLE - UNSUBSTANTIAL

14 letter words

BRITTLE AS GLASS - DELICATELY WEAK - DISCRIMINATING - DISCRIMINATIVE - DISTINGUISHING - HYPERSENSITIVE - IMPRESSIONABLE - PRECISIANISTIC - PRECISIONISTIC - SUPERSENSITIVE

15 letter words

MINDFUL OF OTHERS

16 letter words

OF GOURMET QUALITY - ON SLIPPERY GROUND - RELIGIOUSLY EXACT

19 letter words

SCIENTIFICALLY EXACT

22 letter words

MICROMETRICALLY PRECISE

Definition of delicate

  • exquisitely fine and subtle and pleasing; susceptible to injury; "a delicate violin passage"; "delicate china"; "a delicate flavor"; "the delicate wing of a butterfly"
  • easily broken or damaged or destroyed; "a kite too delicate to fly safely"; "fragile porcelain plates"; "fragile old bones"; "a frail craft"
  • difficult to handle; requiring great tact; "delicate negotiations with the big powers";"hesitates to be explicit on so ticklish a matter"; "a touchy subject"
  • of an instrument or device; capable of registering minute differences or changes precisely; "almost undetectable with even the most delicate instruments"
  • marked by great skill especially in meticulous technique; "a surgeon's delicate touch"
  • easily hurt; "soft hands"; "a baby's delicate skin"



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