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- adjective Too delicate.
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- adjective Excessively
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- adjective extremely delicate
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It was a rather overdelicate way of phrasing it, and the moment it had passed her lips, she wished she had been more frank.
A Funeral In Blue Perry, Anne, 1938- 2001
From the long eyebrows and sensitive mouth to the small hands and feet, everything about him was too much chiseled, overdelicate.
The Gadfly 1912
Juste's air was slightly mocking, and words of not overdelicate banter rose to his lips, to be instantly quelled by La Boulaye.
The Trampling of the Lilies Rafael Sabatini 1912