Example sentences for: delicacy

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

  • The metaphor comes in particularly handy when conversations turn to matters of delicacy.

  • To the ancient Mexicans, the maguey plant was considered sacred, and the fact that the worm had ingested a part of the “spirit” of this revered plant made consuming them both a delicacy and a way to obtain good luck.

  • Delicacy doesn't undermine this balancing act.

  • Romans infused Greek refinement with their own energy to create a unique mixture of elegance and realism, delicacy and strength, which have remained the essence of Italian life and art.

  • A delicacy served during this time is lemang (glutinous rice cooked in bamboo stems).

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