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.
I believe, every day, you should have at least one exquisite moment.
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.
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Translations for exquisite
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- изящен, изисканBulgarian
- exquisitCatalan, Valencian
- bonísimo, exquisitoSpanish
- hienostunut, ihastuttavaFinnish
- अति सुंदरHindi
- kitűnő, nagyszerű, pompásHungarian
- squisito, deliziosoItalian
- esmero, primoroso, distintoPortuguese
- изысканный, изящныйRussian
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