Thesaurus / subtlety
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They know of no malice in paradise, no cunning, no subtlety, and no sly deceit.

This is a subtlety which the provinces cannot understand, and it is natural enough that they are unable to do so.

Far Off ThingsArthur Machen

His features had the mobility of Southerners, strangely blending power and subtlety.

The Mesmerist's VictimAlexandre Dumas

The trick about the eyes is the weak and common portion of an otherwise matchless work of subtlety.

Where Art BeginsHume Nisbet

I am myself a student of German learning, and quite aware of the enormous industry, subtlety, and ingenuity of German scholarship.

In their curious bi-lingual talk there was little room for subtlety.

The Street of Seven StarsMary Roberts Rinehart

The subtlety of nature as expressed in water appealed to him.

The "Genius"Theodore Dreiser

Yet there was subtlety in his madness, so deep that not even Amalric guessed it.

The Hour of the DragonRobert E. Howard

He was saved by a subtlety, and by that political craft in which he was so eminent.

My own crude methods had failed hitherto; I must, if possible, meet subtlety with subtlety.

Dead Man's LoveTom Gallon

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