Example sentences for: delicate

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

  • At this point the reader will notice that we are here on delicate ground, straight among words that may offend our most intimate sensibilities.

  • It has a sweet, delicate fragrance, unlike the heady odor some narcissuses give off.

  • The proinflammatory cytokines tumor necrosis factor alpha, IL-1, and IL-6 augment osteoclastogenesis [ 9 10 11 ] , while IL-10, IL-12, IL-18, and IFN-γ antagonize osteoclastogenesis in vitro [ 12 13 14 15 ] . It is probable that cytokines play a vital role in the delicate balance of bone remodeling, and that therapies based upon their natural biological function can be designed.

  • They were masterpieces of delicate craftsmanship; no two were exactly the same.

  • 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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