Exquisite

Definitions of "Exquisite"

Characterized by highly skilled or intricate art; excellently made or formed. adjective

Extremely or delightfully beautiful: adjective

Excellent or outstanding, especially by exhibiting or appealing to refined taste. adjective

Extremely subtle or precise. adjective

Intense; keen. adjective

Ingeniously devised or thought out. adjective

One who is excessively fastidious in dress, manners, or taste. noun

Exceedingly choice, elegant, fine, or dainty; very delightful, especially from delicacy of beauty or perfection of any kind: as, a vase of exquisite workmanship; an exquisite miniature; exquisite lace.

Very accurate, delicate, or nice in action or function; especially, of keen or delicate perception or discrimination; delicately discriminating: as, exquisite taste, etc.

Giving or susceptible of pleasure or pain in the highest degree; intense; keen; poignant: as, exquisite joy or torture; an exquisite sensibility.

Curious; careful.

The word "Exquisite" in example sentences

President's picture, full of grace and life, and richly meriting the term exquisite: nothing can be finer than the dark luxuriant hair contrasted with the alabaster delicacy and elegance of the features; the eyes too beam with benignant expressiveness. The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction Volume 14, No. 402, Supplementary Number (1829)

The Big House was of sturdy concrete, but here was marble in exquisite delicacy. CHAPTER XXVIII

Let's see ... pornography has been strictly and totally off limits for kids since forever, but letting them virtually hack other people, monsters, and aliens to bloody shreds in exquisite, life-like detail and with the most vicious weapons imaginable is (ho hum) tolerated, if not exactly condoned? High court accepts case over violent video games

The cumulative effect is devastating, as DeLillo in exquisite increments lowers the reader into an inexorable rendezvous with raw terror. Falling Man by Don DeLillo: Book summary

If you watch the briefing (which I recommend, you can view it off of Space Multimedia) it is explained in exquisite detail. Back to the Moon We Go - NASA Watch

Tolkien can be seen as the archetype, constructing languages, histories, location in exquisite detail for his Middle Earth. Approaching the blank page – part 4 « Write Anything

Step 1 of the preemie research uses a technology called optical coherence tomography, or OCT, that beams light to create a map of the back of the eye, showing the retina's layers in exquisite detail. Testing tool may help prevent blindness in preemies

Each of them travel throughout the many cities of Europe tracking Dracula and tracking each other through their letters; clearly Kostova herself traveled to each of this cities, for the book is partially a travel log of Europe, written in exquisite detail. “The Historian” by Elizabeth Kostova (Little, Brown and Company, 2005) « The BookBanter Blog

We had attended Morning Chant and were now seated for breakfast, disheartened but not surprised that the early Greys had already taken the bacon, and it remained only in exquisite odor. Excerpt: Shades of Grey by Jasper Fforde

Each of them travel throughout the many cities of Europe tracking Dracula and tracking each other through their letters; clearly Kostova herself traveled to each of this cities, for the book is partially a travel log of Europe, written in exquisite detail. 2010 February 10 « The BookBanter Blog

These fossils represent a record of the Cambrian explosion and "they are precious because they preserve in exquisite detail ... the soft anatomy of organisms." Boing Boing

Lakes get described in exquisite detail, Clete beats the wrong guy, but it was well deserved anyway. The Tin Roof Blowdown -- James Lee Burke

The ability to model the Earth in exquisite three-dimensional detail was previously only approached on the desktops of professional users of geographical information systems (GIS). Smart Mobs » Blog Archive » Virtual globes

The ability to model the Earth in exquisite three-dimensional detail was previously only approached on the desktops of professional users of geographical [...] Smart Mobs » Blog Archive » Virtual globes

I cannot reply in exquisite and accurate detail here in public as to the reason for that. Page 2

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