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Turkish translation of “delicate”

delicate

adjective
 
 
/ˈdelɪkət/
GENTLE B2 soft, light, or gentle
zarif, ince, hafif, yumuşak
a delicate flavour a delicate shade of pinkLight and weightless
EASY TO DAMAGE B2 easy to damage or break
kırılgan, hassas, kolay kırılabilir
a delicate china cupFragile and breakableWeakness and vulnerability
NEEDING CARE B2 needing to be dealt with very carefully
hassas/özel ilgi/ihtimam isteyen
I need to discuss a very delicate matter with you.Weakness and vulnerability
ATTRACTIVE C2 having a thin, attractive shape
zarif, ince, çekici
delicate handsThin or slender (of people)Not fit and healthyNarrow and thin
delicately adverb
nazikçe
(Definition of delicate from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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