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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: daintiest(0.00873 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to daintiest.
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: affectedly dainty or refined [syn: mincing, niminy-piminy,
2: of delicate composition and artistry; “a dainty teacup”; “an
exquisite cameo” [syn: exquisite]
3: especially pleasing to the taste; “a dainty dish to set
before a kind”; “a tasty morsel” [syn: tasty]
4: 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” [syn: nice,
overnice, prissy, squeamish]
n : something considered choice to eat [syn: delicacy, goody,
[also: daintiest, daintier]
English → English (gcide)
Dainty \Dain"ty\, a. [Compar. Daintier; superl. Daintiest.]
1. Rare; valuable; costly. [Obs.]
Full many a deynt['e] horse had he in stable.
Note: Hence the proverb “dainty maketh dearth,” i. e.,
rarity makes a thing dear or precious.
2. Delicious to the palate; toothsome.
Make rich the ribs. --Shak.
3. Nice; delicate; elegant, in form, manner, or breeding;
well-formed; neat; tender.
Those dainty limbs which nature lent
For gentle usage and soft delicacy. --Milton.
I would be the girdle.
About her dainty, dainty waist. --Tennyson.
4. Requiring dainties. Hence: Overnice; hard to please;
fastidious; squeamish; scrupulous; ceremonious.
Thew were a fine and dainty people. --Bacon.
And let us not be dainty of leave-taking,
But shift away. --Shak.
To make dainty, to assume or affect delicacy or
Ah ha, my mistresses! which of you all
Will now deny to dance? She that makes dainty,
She, I'll swear, hath corns. --Shak.