Translation of "nicety" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈnaɪ.sə.ti/ us /ˈnaɪ.sə.t̬i/

a detail or small difference that is only obvious after careful thought

sutilezas, detalles
They spent a lot of time arguing about legal niceties.
We don’t bother with all the social niceties here.

[ no plural ] formal the fact that something is based on very slight differences


(Translation of “nicety” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)