daintiness Meaning, Definition & Usage
noun the quality of being beautiful and delicate in appearance
- the daintiness of her touch
- the fineness of her features
- The quality of being dainty; nicety; niceness; elegance; delicacy; deliciousness; fastidiousness; squeamishness.
The daintiness and niceness of our captains
More notorious for the daintiness of the provision . . . than for the massiveness of the dish.
The duke exeeded in the daintiness of his leg and foot, and the earl in the fine shape of his hands,
Sir H. Wotton.
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