dainty - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate dainty

dainty is hyphenated as dain-ty

How to pronounce dainty

dainty is pronounced ´dāɪntēː

Number of syllables in dainty

The number of syllables in dainty is 2

What part of speech in dainty?

dainty can be a noun or an adjective

How common in the word dainty?

dainty is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does dainty convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'dainty'

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Common collocations before 'dainty'

after, ankle, before, blue, held, how, kiss, lady, seem, should, though, tiny, took, tool, woman

Words with similar spelling to dainty

painty

Synonyms of 'dainty'

beautiful, breakable, Bright, cleanly, delightful, elegant, finespun, fresh, light, likable, Mignon, namby-pamby, neat, pure, rare, rarefied, slight, smooth, soft, tender, thin, treat, white, tenuous, tasty, tacky, sweetmeat, sweet, superior, succulent, subtle, subtile, stainless, squeamish, spotless, sophisticated, sleazy, sissified, silky, shiny, sensitive, select, scrumptious, savory, satiny, satin, sapid, refined, puny, pubescent, pretty, pleasing, persnickety, pernickety, perceptive, particular, papery, palatable, nice, nectarous, nectareous, nectar, morsel, mincing, manna, lush, luscious, lovely, lightweight, kosher, kickshaw, juicy, jerry-built, Jerry, immaculate, gusty, gracious, gracile, graceful, gossamery, gossamer, goody, good, gimcrack, gentle, genteel, gauzy, fuzzy, fussy, frangible, frail, fragile, fluffy, flimsy, finicky, finicking, finical, fine-grained, fine-drawn, fine, filmy, fastidious, fair, exquisite, ethereal, esculent, effeminate, edible, eatable, easy, downy, discriminating, diaphanous, dessert, delicious, delicate, delicacy, delectable, cute, cunning, cultured, cultivated, crumbly, comfit, comestible, cobwebby, clean, civilized, choice, cheap-jack, cate, brittle, bonny, bonne bouche, attenuate, appetizing, ambrosial, ambrosia, Airy, agreeable, acute, womanish, wispy, well-scrubbed, velvety, velutinous, untarnished, untainted, unsullied, unsubstantial, unstained, unspotted, unsoiled, unpolluted, undefiled, unblemished, toothsome, titbit, tidbit

Common Noun Collocations of dainty

air, Ariel, bit, bite, cushion, dish, duck, fare, flower, food, foot, gown, grass, hand, manner, meat, mind, morsel, pair, rest, ring, sea, shoe, slapjack, soul, taste, thing, tongue, volume, way

Common Verb Collocations of dainty

afford, be, can, clothe, come, consider, depart, do, eat, fill, find, get, give, grow, have, lave, lie, make, prof, rise, s, say, seem, set, simper, stand, take, will, woo, 's

Common Conjunction Collocations of dainty

and, but, nor, or

Lists containing dainty

Synonyms of 'Airy'
Synonyms of 'Bright'
Synonyms of 'brittle'
Synonyms of 'civilized'
Synonyms of 'clean'
Synonyms of 'crumbly'
Synonyms of 'cultivated'
Synonyms of 'cultured'
Synonyms of 'cunning'
Synonyms of 'delectable'
Synonyms of 'discriminating'
Synonyms of 'downy'
Synonyms of 'edible'
Synonyms of 'effeminate'
Synonyms of 'elegant'
Synonyms of 'elfin'
Synonyms of 'exquisite'
Synonyms of 'fair'
Synonyms of 'filmy'
Synonyms of 'fine'
Synonyms of 'finespun'
Synonyms of 'finicky'
Common Adjective Collocations of clutching
Common Adjective Collocations of doe
Common Adjective Collocations of unintentionally
Common Adjective Collocations of slippers
Common Adjective Collocations of sip
Common Adjective Collocations of rein
Common Adjective Collocations of rogue
Common Adjective Collocations of queasy
Common Noun Collocations of quaffing
Common Adjective Collocations of polishing
Common Adjective Collocations of nags
Common Adjective Collocations of nettle
Common Adjective Collocations of nightcap
Common Adjective Collocations of neatness
Common Adjective Collocations of mouthfuls
Common Adjective Collocations of morsel
Common Adjective Collocations of mouthful
Common Adjective Collocations of laces
Common Adjective Collocations of lipped
Common Adjective Collocations of joiner
Common Adjective Collocations of jacks
Common Adjective Collocations of indefinable
Common Adjective Collocations of harshly
Common Noun Collocations of heeded
Common Adjective Collocations of gossamer
Common Noun Collocations of gobble
Common Adjective Collocations of embellished
Common Adjective Collocations of china
Common Adjective Collocations of curving
Common Adjective Collocations of cushions
Common Adjective Collocations of buttered
Common Adjective Collocations of brunette
Common Adjective Collocations of browns
Common Adjective Collocations of bracelets
Synonyms of 'fluffy'
Synonyms of 'flimsy'
Synonyms of 'fastidious'
Synonyms of 'easy'
Synonyms of 'dessert'
Synonyms of 'deluxe'
Synonyms of 'delightful'
Synonyms of 'delicious'
Synonyms of 'delicate'
Synonyms of 'delicacy'
Synonyms of 'choice'
Synonyms of 'breakable'
Synonyms of 'ambrosial'
Synonyms of 'ambrosia'
Synonyms of 'airy'
Synonyms of 'agreeable'
Words with similar spelling to painty