delicate - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate delicate

delicate is hyphenated as del-i-cate

How to pronounce delicate

delicate is pronounced ´dɛləkɪt

Number of syllables in delicate

The number of syllables in delicate is 3

What part of speech in delicate?

delicate can be a noun or an adjective

How common in the word delicate?

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

What sentiment does delicate convey?

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Common collocations after 'delicate'

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Common collocations before 'delicate'

even, face, finger, hand, how, like, look, made, most, over, saw, small, something, tiny, very

Common collocations of 'delicate'

almost, around, back, did, even, eye, face, felt, finger, hair, hand, how, like, look, made, most, off, over, same, saw, seem, side, small, something, such, time, tiny, very, way, woman

Words with similar spelling to delicate

dedicate

Synonyms of 'delicate'

abstruse, accurate, agreeable, Airy, anaphylactic, appreciative, arduous, attentive, becoming, breakable, brutal, careful, cheap-jack, close, complaisant, complex, considerate, constant, correct, crisp, crispy, critical, cultivated, cultured, cunning, dainty, dangerous, decorous, decrepit, delectable, delicious, delightful, demanding, detailed, differential, difficile, difficult, direct, discerning, discreet, distinctive, distinguishing, downy, easy, elegant, empathic, even, exact, exacting, exigent, expert, express, faint, faithful, fastidious, feeble, fine, fine-drawn, fine-grained, finespun, finical, finicking, finicky, flat, flimsy, fluffy, fragile, frail, fuzzy, girlish, good, goosy, graceful, gracile, gracious, gradual, hair-trigger, hairline, hairy, hard, heedful, helpful, herculean, infirm, insubstantial, irritable, itchy, jerry-built, knotted, knotty, lenient, light, lightweight, likable, mean, Mignon, minute, misty, modest, mother-of-pearl, namby-pamby, narrow, nervous, nice, obliging, particular, passible, pastel, perceptive, perishable, persnickety, pleasing, politic, precise, proficient, proper, pubescent, puny, quiet, refined, regardful, religious, responsive, rough, sad, seemly, select, selective, sensitive, severe, simple, sissified, sleazy, slight, slim, slinky, slippery, slippy, small, smooth, sober, solicitous, square, steep, strenuous, strict, sweet, tender, tenderhearted, thin, thin-skinned, thinnish, thorny, thoughtful, toilsome, touch-and-go, touchy, tough, uncertain, unhealthy, vague, vulnerable, warmhearted, weak, wicked, wispy, volatile, Victorian, velvety, velutinous, uphill, unsubstantial, unpredictable, unerring, undeviating, tricky, toothsome, tolerant, ticklish, tetchy, tenuous, tasty, tactical, tactful, tacky, sympathetic, svelte, susceptible, supersensitive, superior, succulent, subtle, subtile, subdued, sticky, squeamish, spiny, sophisticated, somber, soft, slender, skittish, silky, sickly, shivery, sensible, scrupulous, scrumptious, scissile, scientific, savory, satiny, satin, sapid, rugged, rigorous, rigid, receptive, rarefied, rare, queasy, punctual, punctilious, prudish, prudent, prickly, precarious, pinpoint, pearly, papery, pale, palatable, operose, opalescent, nonrigid, nacreous, mindful, mild, microscopic, meticulous, mellow, mathematical, masterly, lush, luscious, lacy, laborious, juicy, Jerry, iridescent, intricate, infallible, inerrant, inerrable, indulgent, impressionable, hypersensitive, hyperesthetic, gusty, gossamery, gossamer, gloss, gimcrack, gentle, gauzy, fussy, friable, frangible, formidable, fissile, filmy, exquisite, ethereal, eggshell, effeminate, discriminative, discriminating, discriminate, diplomatic, diaphanous, demure, decent, cute, crumbly, creamy, Coy, conscientious, cobwebby, civilized, cautious, brittle, boyish, balmy, attenuate, ambrosial, allergic, aerial, adept, accommodative, accommodating, womanish, willowy, watery, watered-down, wasp-waisted, wary

Common Conjunction Collocations of delicate

agar, and, but, either, neither, nor, or, yet

Lists containing delicate

Common collocations after 'fingered'
Common collocations of 'fingered'
Common collocations after 'ballet'
Common collocations of 'ballet'
Words with similar spelling to dedicate
Synonyms of 'abstruse'
Synonyms of 'accommodating'
Synonyms of 'accurate'
Synonyms of 'agreeable'
Synonyms of 'airy'
Synonyms of 'allergic'
Synonyms of 'ambrosial'
Synonyms of 'anaphylactic'
Synonyms of 'appreciative'
Synonyms of 'arduous'
Synonyms of 'attentive'
Synonyms of 'awkward'
Synonyms of 'becoming'
Synonyms of 'Airy'
Synonyms of 'boyish'
Synonyms of 'breakable'
Synonyms of 'brittle'
Synonyms of 'brutal'
Synonyms of 'choice'
Synonyms of 'choose'
Synonyms of 'civilized'
Synonyms of 'close'
Synonyms of 'complaisant'
Synonyms of 'complex'
Synonyms of 'conscientious'
Synonyms of 'considerate'
Synonyms of 'constant'
Synonyms of 'correct'
Synonyms of 'creamy'
Synonyms of 'crisp'
Synonyms of 'critical'
Synonyms of 'crumbly'
Synonyms of 'cultivated'
Synonyms of 'cultured'
Synonyms of 'cunning'
Synonyms of 'dainty'
Synonyms of 'decent'
Synonyms of 'decorous'
Synonyms of 'delectable'
Synonyms of 'delicious'
Synonyms of 'delightful'
Synonyms of 'deluxe'
Synonyms of 'demanding'
Synonyms of 'detailed'
Synonyms of 'diaphanous'
Synonyms of 'differential'
Synonyms of 'difficult'
Synonyms of 'diplomatic'
Synonyms of 'direct'
Synonyms of 'discriminating'
Synonyms of 'distinctive'
Synonyms of 'distinguishing'
Synonyms of 'downy'
Synonyms of 'easy'
Synonyms of 'effeminate'
Synonyms of 'eggshell'
Synonyms of 'elegant'
Synonyms of 'ethereal'
Synonyms of 'even'
Synonyms of 'exact'
Synonyms of 'exacting'
Synonyms of 'exigent'
Synonyms of 'explosive'
Synonyms of 'express'
Synonyms of 'exquisite'
Synonyms of 'fair'
Synonyms of 'faithful'
Synonyms of 'fastidious'
Synonyms of 'feeble'
Synonyms of 'feminine'
Synonyms of 'filmy'
Synonyms of 'fine'
Synonyms of 'finespun'
Synonyms of 'finicky'
Synonyms of 'fissile'
Synonyms of 'flat'
Synonyms of 'flimsy'
Synonyms of 'fluffy'
Synonyms of 'formidable'
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