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delicate

1. adjective easily damaged2. adjective graceful, not tough3. adjective attractive with lots of detail4. adjective of physically fragile person5. adjective subtle: colours etc6. adjective requires skill/sensitivity7. adjective gentle8. adjective SPOR hitting ball without force/showing skill 1 adjective easily damagedfíneálta adj3  c m udelicate china soithí poircealláin fíneálta 2 adjective graceful, not toughfíneálta adj3  c m uleochaileach adj1it has very delicate flowers tá bláthanna an-leochaileach air
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3 adjective attractive with lots of detailfíneálta adj3  c m umion- prefgrinn adj1  c m udelicate carving mionsnoíodóireacht, snoíodóireacht ghrinn 4 adjective of physically fragile personleochaileach adj1lag adj1  c m uteolaí adj3  c m uhe's in delicate health tá sé meath-thinn, tá sé ag éileamh, níl an tsláinte ag teacht leisshe's always been delicate duine teolaí a bhí riamh inti, ní raibh mórán teacht aniar riamh inti 5 adjective subtle: colours etcséimh adj1  c m uéadrom adj1  c m uthere's a delicate spicy flavour tá blas éadrom spíosraí air; tá blas spíosraí, ar éigean, air; tá blaisín beag spíosraí airit's a very delicate blue gorm an-séimh atá ann 6 adjective requires skill/sensitivitycigilteach adj1  c m uíogair adj1  c m uleochaileach adj1a delicate matter ábhar cigilteach, ábhar a mbíonn daoine goilliúnach faoi 7 adjective gentleséimh adj1  c m ubog adj1  c m ulách adj  c m ucaoin adj1  c m ua delicate voice guth séimh, guth lách 8 adjective especially SPOR hitting ball without force/showing skillpointeáilte adj3  c m ua delicate pass pas pointeáilte