delicadeza = delicacy feminine noun

delicadeza

feminine noun

English Translation of DELICADEZA

1
: delicacy, finenessla delicadeza con que transportó al enfermo the gentleness with which she moved the patient con mucha delicadeza very gently no comprendió la delicadeza de la situación he did not understand the delicacy or delicate nature of the situation la delicadeza con que ejecutó la pieza the delicacy with which she performed the piece describió la delicadeza del ambiente de palacio she described the refined atmosphere at the palace me enamoró la delicadeza de sus modales I fell in love with his exquisite manners
3
: tact, discretion, considerationtuvo la delicadeza de ayudarme a bajar he was kind enough to help me down no tuvo la delicadeza de comunicárnoslo he didn't have the decency to let us know tuvo mucha delicadeza al presentar su queja she made the complaint very tactfully or with great tact or with great delicacy tendrás que presentar la queja con mucha delicadeza you will have to make the complaint very tactfully or delicately falta de delicadeza tactlessness

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