Translation of "dainty" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adjective uk /ˈdeɪn.ti/ us /ˈdeɪn.t̬i/

small, delicate, and often moving in a careful way

She was a small, dainty child, unlike her sister who was large and had big feet. 她是个身材小巧的孩子,不像她姐姐那样高大,而且还长着一双大脚。
The chicken salad was served in dainty pastry shells.
daintiness noun [ U ] uk /ˈdeɪn.ti.nəs/ us /ˈdeɪn.t̬i.nəs/

(Translation of “dainty” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)