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Definition of Dainty


  1. Value; estimation; the gratification or pleasure taken in anything.
  2. That which is delicious or delicate; a delicacy.
  3. A term of fondness.
  4. Rare; valuable; costly.
  5. Delicious to the palate; toothsome.
  6. Nice; delicate; elegant, in form, manner, or breeding; well-formed; neat; tender.
  7. Requiring dainties. Hence: Overnice; hard to please; fastidious; squeamish; scrupulous; ceremonious.
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Dainty Translations

dainty in Afrikaans is teer, delikaat
dainty in Dutch is beminnelijk
dainty in German is lecker, zierlich
dainty in Hungarian is csemege, kecses
dainty in Latin is fastidiosus
dainty in Norwegian is lekker, delikat
dainty in Portuguese is guloseima
dainty in Spanish is fino