Delicate - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Delicate.

AIRY
  1. open to or abounding in fresh air; "airy rooms"
  2. characterized by lightness and insubstantiality; as impalpable or intangible as air; "figures light and aeriform come unlooked for and melt away"- Thomas Carlyle; "aerial fancies"; "an airy apparition"; "physical rather than ethereal forms"
  3. having little or no perceptible weight; so light as to resemble air; "airy gauze curtains"
  4. not practical or realizable; speculative; "airy theories about socioeconomic improvement"; "visionary schemes for getting rich"
DAINTY
  1. something considered choice to eat
  2. delicately beautiful; "a dainty teacup"; "an exquisite cameo"
  3. excessively fastidious and easily disgusted; "too nice about his food to take to camp cooking"; "so squeamish he would only touch the toilet handle with his elbow"
  4. affectedly dainty or refined
  5. especially pleasing to the taste; "a dainty dish to set before a kind";
FLOWERLIKE
FRAIL
  1. easily broken or damaged or destroyed;
  2. wanting in moral strength, courage, or will; having the attributes of man as opposed to e.g. divine beings; "I'm only a fallible human"; "frail humanity"
  3. a basket for holding dried fruit (especially raisins or figs)
  4. physically weak; "an invalid's frail body"
  5. the weight of a frail (basket) full of raisins or figs; between 50 and 75 pounds
LACY
  1. made of or resembling lace; "a lacy gown"; "a lacy leaf"
  2. having open interstices or resembling a web
SOFT
  1. out of condition; not strong or robust; incapable of exertion or endurance; "he was too soft for the army"; "flabby around the middle"; "flaccid cheeks"
  2. yielding readily to pressure or weight
  3. compassionate and kind; conciliatory; "he was soft on his children"
  4. (of speech sounds); produced with the back of the tongue raised toward the hard palate; characterized by a hissing or hushing sound (as `s' and `sh')
  5. (of light) transmitted from a broad light source or reflected
  6. having little impact; "an easy pat on the shoulder"; "gentle rain"; "a gentle breeze"; "a soft (or light) tapping at the window"
  7. (of sound) relatively low in volume; "soft voices"; "soft music"
  8. used chiefly as a direction or description in music; "the piano passages in the composition"
  9. not protected against attack (especially by nuclear weapons); "soft targets"
  10. soft and mild; not harsh or stern or severe; "a gentle reprimand"; "a vein
Clue Database Last Updated: 22/01/2018 9:00am

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