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delicacy
used in
The Hound of the Baskervilles
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delicacy
Used in
The Hound of the Baskervilles
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  • I certainly wrote to him once or twice to acknowledge his delicacy and his generosity.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Always there was this feeling of an unseen force, a fine net drawn round us with infinite skill and delicacy, holding us so lightly that it was only at some supreme moment that one realized that one was indeed entangled in its meshes.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: discuss with delicacy
as in: eat the delicacy
as in: offend her delicacy
as in: delicacy of her brushwork
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