Definition for DEL'I-CATE-LY


  1. In a delicate manner; with nice regard to propriety and the feelings of others.
  2. Daintily; luxuriously. They that live delicately are in king's courts. – Luke vii.
  3. With soft elegance; as, an expression delicately turned.
  4. Tenderly; with indulgence in ease, elegance and luxury. – Prov. xxix.

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