Example sentences for: delicate

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

  • They can produce any style, from ornate pieces with semi-precious stones to delicate filigree work or modern designs.

  • The faded stucco of the harbor buildings takes on a delicate rosy hue as night falls, contrasting with the deep blue sky.

  • For instance it gives “played” as the proper pronunciation for plaid —although, with delicate condescension, it parenthetically notes, “by the English also `plad.

  • If the user wants to find out about misplaced adjectives and adverbs , reference is made to the entry “Electric shaver for women with delicate floral design on the handle.”

  • The Campaigning Conservatives walk a delicate line: They want to inflict the maximum possible punishment on Clinton in the minimal possible time.

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