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"exquisite" in British English

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exquisiteadjective

uk   /ɪkˈskwɪz.ɪt/  us   /ɪkˈskwɪz.ɪt/
exquisitely
adverb uk   /ɪkˈskwɪz.ɪt.li/  us   /ɪkˈskwɪz.ɪt.li/
Their house is exquisitely (= beautifully) furnished. an exquisitely painful disease
exquisiteness
noun [U] uk   /ɪkˈskwɪz.ɪt.nəs/  us   /ɪkˈskwɪz.ɪt.nəs/
(Definition of exquisite from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"exquisite" in American English

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exquisiteadjective

 us   /ɪkˈskwɪz·ɪt, ˈek·skwɪz·ɪt/
especially beautiful or admirable: exquisite Chinese embroideries the most exquisite French cuisine
exquisitely
adverb [not gradable]  us   /ɪkˈskwɪz·ɪt·li, ˈek·skwɪz-/
Their house is exquisitely furnished.
(Definition of exquisite from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “exquisite”
in Korean 우아한…
in Arabic فَاتِن…
in Malaysian sangat indah…
in French exquis…
in Russian изысканный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 美麗的, 精美的, 精緻的…
in Italian squisito, mirabile…
in Turkish harika, enfes…
in Polish przepiękny, wykwintny…
in Spanish exquisito…
in Vietnamese tinh xảo…
in Portuguese primoroso, requintado…
in Thai สวยงาม…
in German ausgezeichnet…
in Catalan exquisit…
in Japanese 絶妙な, この上なく美しい…
in Chinese (Simplified) 美丽的, 精美的, 精致的…
in Indonesian indah sekali, halus…
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“exquisite” in American English

A bunch of stuff about plurals
A bunch of stuff about plurals
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