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delicacy
used in
The Picture of Dorian Gray
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delicacy
Used in
The Picture of Dorian Gray
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  • Hallward painted away with that marvellous bold touch of his, that had the true refinement and perfect delicacy that in art, at any rate, comes only from strength.  (not reviewed by editor)

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