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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a delicate manner.

Usage examples (25)
  • Adjective : exquisite weather. ,the exquisite statues of the Renaissance. ,an exquisite ear for music; an exquisite sensibility
  • (almost) is wainscot; all hammer-work brass; in short, exquisitely fitted up.
  • It was La Hurley, after all, who memorably coined the exquisitely derogatory term "civilians"
  • It is described as exquisitely white, and of good body in water, but of little force in oil or varnish. for more
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