Dainty

Adjective

  • Elegant; delicately small and pretty.
  • (obsolete) Excellent; valuable, fine.
  • Fastidious and fussy, especially when eating.

Noun

  • A delicacy.
  • (obsolete) Esteem, honour.
  • (obsolete) An affectionate term of address.
  • (Canada, Prairies and northwestern Ontario) A fancy cookie, pastry, or square served at a social event (usually plural).

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.