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Example Sentences for "delicate"

The little girl held her new baby brother delicately in her armsGrandma's health is quite delicate, and she has to be careful not to catch a cold.

The little girl held her new baby brother delicately in her arms.

The flower has very delicate petals, so be careful when you're holding it.

This spice gives a delicate flavor to fish dishes.

You should wash these delicate clothes by hand because they could get damaged in your washing machine.

There are a number of good books for children that talk about the delicate subject of a death in the family.

Painting the designs on the pottery is a delicate task which takes a very steady hand.

I know snails are considered a delicacy, but personally, I don't like them.

Charles Brower once suggested that a new idea is delicate. It can be killed by a sneer or a yawn; it can be stabbed to death by a joke or worried to death by a frown on the right person's brow.

Jeanne Moreau once said that acting deals with very delicate emotions. It is not putting up a mask. Each time an actor acts he does not hide; he exposes himself.

There is a Chinese proverb which states that the delicacy of the feast is the learned guest.

People in many different cultures consider jellyfish to be a delicacy.

Muscles in the palm of the hand control delicate hand movements such as playing the piano or typing.

Surgery involves many fine and delicate finger movements.

Before a woman gets married in Bahrain, her hands and feet are painted with delicate patterns using henna, a natural dye.

To the Congolese people, ants are considered a delicacy, either raw or roasted.

Bahrain's small size and central location among countries of the Persian Gulf require it to play a delicate balancing act in foreign affairs among its larger neighbors.


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