subtleadjectiveuk /ˈsʌt.əl/ us /ˈsʌt̬-/ approving
- I could detect subtle variances in fragrance as we strolled through the garden.
- Her conversation sparkled with her own subtle blend of wit and charm.
- The film's direction is subtle and stylish.
- The gradation in tempo in this piece of music is very subtle.
- The directors managed to secure a good deal for the company with a bit of subtle manoeuvring.
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