Example sentences for: delicate

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

  • But this delicate balance of minor, private, victimless dysfunction and the ability to master public issues and events has been endangered by the current scandals.

  • "He combined distinctive phrasing, punctuated pauses and delicate emotional overtones to create songs that were at once mechanical in their precision and dream-like in their effect," the newspaper said.

  • After more chronic exposure, this delicate balance could plausibly become disrupted, leading to glucocorticoid-mediated development of the metabolic syndrome [ 10 ] . Thus interactions between insulin, leptin, and glucocorticoids, and the neuropeptide responses they generate within the melanocortin system, allow complex metabolic responses to nutritional status but may also allow the development of metabolic pathologies.

  • He undoubtedly treads on "delicate political territory," euphemizes the conservative Gigot.

  • Tobey painted calligraphic "white paintings" and Graves bodhisattva birds, in delicate gouache and pastel--media notably unsuited to large atriums.

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