Definitions for exquisiteɪkˈskwɪz ɪt, ˈɛk skwɪ zɪt; ˈɛk skwɪ zɪt; ɪkˈskwɪz ɪt
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word exquisite
intense or sharp
"suffered exquisite pain"; "felt exquisite pleasure"
lavishly elegant and refined
"a dainty teacup"; "an exquisite cameo"
of extreme beauty
"her exquisite face"
Especially fine or pleasing; exceptional.
They sell good coffee and pastries, but their chocolate is exquisite.
Carefully adjusted; precise; accurate; exact.
Recherchu00E9; far-fetched; abstruse.
Of special beauty or rare excellence.
Origin: From exquisitus, perfect passive participle of exquiro.
carefully selected or sought out; hence, of distinguishing and surpassing quality; exceedingly nice; delightfully excellent; giving rare satisfaction; as, exquisite workmanship
exceeding; extreme; keen; -- used in a bad or a good sense; as, exquisite pain or pleasure
of delicate perception or close and accurate discrimination; not easy to satisfy; exact; nice; fastidious; as, exquisite judgment, taste, or discernment
one who manifests an exquisite attention to external appearance; one who is overnice in dress or ornament; a fop; a dandy
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
eks′kwi-zit, adj. of superior quality: excellent: of delicate perception or close discrimination: not easily satisfied: fastidious: exceeding, extreme, as pain or pleasure.—n. one exquisitely nice or refined in dress: a fop.—adv. Ex′quisitely.—n. Ex′quisiteness. [L. exquisitus—ex, out, quærĕre, quæsitum, to seek.]
The numerical value of exquisite in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of exquisite in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Gratitude is the most exquisite form of courtesy.
Poetry is the exquisite expression of exquisite expressions.
It takes a wonderful brain and exquisite senses to produce a few stupid ideas.
How exquisite that gaze of yours would be if you were being whipped to death, in the last agony.
In the name of Hippocrates, doctors have invented the most exquisite form of torture ever known to man: survival.
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- изящен, изисканBulgarian
- exquisitCatalan, Valencian
- bonísimo, exquisitoSpanish
- hienostunut, ihastuttavaFinnish
- kitűnő, nagyszerű, pompásHungarian
- squisito, deliziosoItalian
- esmero, primoroso, distintoPortuguese
- изысканный, изящныйRussian
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