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daintyadjective

uk   /ˈdeɪn.ti/  us   /ˈdeɪn.t̬i/
(Definition of dainty from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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daintyadjective

 us   /ˈdeɪn·ti/
small and ​attractive in a ​delicate way: a dainty ​wrist/​hand dainty ​flowers
(Definition of dainty from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dainty”
in Spanish fino, delicado…
in Vietnamese dễ thương…
in Malaysian ayu…
in Thai งดงาม…
in French mignon…
in German zierlich…
in Chinese (Simplified) 小巧玲珑的,娇小的,小巧精美的…
in Turkish küçük, zarif, çekici…
in Russian изящный, изысканный…
in Indonesian mungil…
in Chinese (Traditional) 小巧玲瓏的,嬌小的,小巧精美的…
in Polish słodki…
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