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synonyms for daintiness

  • defect
  • deficiency
  • failing
  • fallibility
  • foible
  • imperfection
  • infirmity
  • shortcoming
  • blemish
  • debility
  • decrepitude
  • delicacy
  • error
  • fault
  • feebleness
  • flimsiness
  • foil
  • peccadillo
  • solecism
  • Achilles heel
  • peccability
  • suscept
  • weak point
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antonyms for daintiness

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  • advantage
  • perfection
  • strength
  • strong point
  • ability
  • health
  • soundness
  • firmness
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How to use daintiness in a sentence

She had never seen such exquisite daintiness and it daunted her, although she would have died rather than admit it.
THE BUTTERFLY HOUSEMARY E. WILKINS FREEMAN
And no flower of any time can excel it in daintiness, purity, and sweetness.
AMATEUR GARDENCRAFTEBEN E. REXFORD
Incidentally, too, we are giving ourselves that exquisite daintiness which is one of a girl's charms.
THE LIBRARY OF WORK AND PLAY: HOUSEKEEPINGELIZABETH HALE GILMAN
“Why, this might be an up-the-river jaunt,” said Denham, as the appetising daintiness of each article of food revealed itself.
FORGING THE BLADESBERTRAM MITFORD
Mr. Chase remarks on the delicacy and daintiness of the mouthfuls which these little fish afforded the starving mariners.
SOUTH AMERICAN FIGHTS AND FIGHTERSCYRUS TOWNSEND BRADY
Standing five feet one in high heels, Vera Mason was noticeable for her doll-like daintiness of form and feature.
MARJORIE DEAN COLLEGE FRESHMANPAULINE LESTER
Fanny, however, who was the essence of daintiness, looked at her now with blue-gray eyes full of affection.
BETTY VIVIANL. T. MEADE
Tea was set forth with no daintiness upon the untidy, coloured cloth of the centre-table.
A SHEAF OF CORNMARY E. MANN
In spite of her penury Perdita had yet managed to invest her little workshop with both daintiness and charm.
THE BEAUTYMRS. WILSON WOODROW
Amy could not refrain from admiring the china and all the daintiness of the little house, plain and unpretending though it was.
AMY IN ACADIAHELEN LEAH REED
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WORDS RELATED TO DAINTINESS

  • Achilles heel
  • blemish
  • daintiness
  • debility
  • decrepitude
  • defect
  • deficiency
  • delicacy
  • error
  • failing
  • fallibility
  • fault
  • feebleness
  • flimsiness
  • foible
  • foil
  • imperfection
  • infirmity
  • peccability
  • peccadillo
  • shortcoming
  • solecism
  • suscept
  • weak point
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