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See definition of subtlety on Dictionary.com
  • nouna fine distinction
  • noundelicacy

synonyms for subtlety

  • nuance
  • distinction
  • innuendo
See also synonyms for: subtleties
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Recent breakthroughs in deep learning have made it possible to replicate many of the subtleties of human speech.
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This is a plus if you’re looking for subtlety, and an accessory you wear nearly 24 hours a day ought to look subtle.
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One bemoaned the subtlety of the lime — “it’s so plain” — while another found the dearth of faux flavor made it the most bearable.
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The third time I just sat back and marveled at the sure hand of the director, the subtlety of Amy Adams, the ambition of the story structure.
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VR is being used in podcast production because it captures “subtleties, gestures and warmth” that are lost in distanced interaction, says Karolina Komarnicka, of The Leadership Network’s The Real Place podcast.
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Many subtleties of spirits do disappear in drinks, and individual palates may be more or less sensitive to such subtleties.
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In Firth and Tucci, he has two such gifted collaborators that he can trust them completely to honor the subtlety of his script, and he takes full advantage by simply putting them in front of his camera and letting them do their thing.
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Tools that constantly monitor for those subtleties, such as those found in Optmyzr, make the PPC rockstar stand out from the rest.
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That’s the kind of subtlety I definitely want to get across.
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The apparent slightness of these English changes reveals their deliberate subtlety.
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WORDS RELATED TO SUBTLETY

  • art
  • artfulness
  • artifice
  • cageyness
  • canniness
  • contrivance
  • craftiness
  • cunning
  • disingenuity
  • duplicity
  • foxiness
  • guile
  • ruse
  • shrewdness
  • slyness
  • stratagem
  • strategy
  • subterfuge
  • subtlety
  • trickery
  • wiles
  • wiliness
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