delicate (adj.)
fine in quality, of exquisite nature, dainty
H5 II.iv.40[Constable to Dauphin] As gardeners do with ordure hide those roots / That shall first spring and be most delicate
Oth I.ii.74[Brabantio to Othello, of Desdemona] thou hast ... / Abused her delicate youth with drugs or minerals
Oth II.i.225[Iago to Roderigo, of Desdemona] her delicate tenderness will find itself abused
Oth II.iii.20[Cassio to Iago, of Desdemona] she is a most fresh and delicate creature
Oth III.iii.266[Othello alone, of women] That we can call these delicate creatures ours
Tem I.ii.272[Prospero to Ariel, of Sycorax] thou wast a spirit too delicate / To act her earthy and abhorred commands
Tem I.ii.442[Prospero to Ariel] Delicate Ariel, / I'll set thee free for this
Tim IV.iii.386[Timon as if to the gold] Thou ever young, fresh, loved, and delicate wooer
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