French translation of 'delicacy'
- (= fineness) [of object]
- (= difficulty) [of situation, matter]
délicatesse fa matter of some delicacy
une affaire assez délicate
- (= choice food)
mets m délicatlocal delicacies
des mets régionaux délicats
Example Sentences Including 'delicacy'
With surprising delicacy , his pudgy fingers manoeuvred the Bell, feeling for one best spot.The Complete Stories Volume 2
I could almost have taken off my own gloves at that point: such fruit deserved a delicacy of touch.NOTHING TO WEAR AND NOWHERE TO HIDE: A Collection of Short Stories
Even Doc had the good grace to seem embarrassed by Hooch's complete want of delicacy.BEHINDLINGS (2002)
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Translation of delicacy from the Collins English to French Dictionary