Translation of "dainty" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adjective uk us /ˈdeɪn.ti/ US  /-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。
We were given tea, and some dainty little cakes. 有人给我们上茶并拿来了一些精致的小点心。
daintiness uk us /ˈdeɪn.tɪ.nəs/ US  /-t̬ɪ-/ noun [ U ]

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