Example sentences for: delicate

How can you use “delicate” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The church is rather dark and heavy, a real contrast with the enchanting cloisters, whose slender double columns and stone tracery are light and delicate.

  • Mysterious white bauble on lapel could be pale and delicate cameo, membership pin in pernicious organization, or perhaps a dab of spilled food.

  • You could argue that women's clothing is typically made of more delicate fabrics than men's.

  • 5. In the absence of LIFR, muscle atrophy may be caused by GC induced alteration of metabolism, which leads to glycogen accumulation, inhibition of protein synthesis and stimulation of protein degradation [ 67 68 ] . Because low levels of RU486 can fully protect Lifr -/- fetal muscle from the late gestation GC surge, the balance between hormone function and muscle integrity appears both delicate and direct.

  • They contain frescoes, murals, paintings, stone sculptures, and delicate fabrics from Africa, North America, India, Thailand, Tibet, Burma, Indonesia, and Nepal, as well as Chinese, Japanese, and Korean art, including delicate paper hangings, wooden screens, paintings, carpets, ceramics, and lacquerware.

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