Definition Of daintier


delicately small and pretty.

a dainty lace handkerchief

fastidious or difficult to please, typically concerning food.

a dainty appetite

Example Of daintier

  • Ahmed took great delight in fixing an assortment of dainty little sandwiches to serve at this daily ritual.

  • Alicia was certain that if only she had been born pretty and dainty like her mother, her life would have been much easier.

  • And then there's food - glorious food - tables groaning with breads, pies, fruitcakes and dainty sweets wrapped with red and green ribbon.

  • ‘Girlie’ skirts and dresses are back as well, and pairing a very dainty skirt with flip flops and a plain T-shirt is a look you'll be seeing a lot of.

  • Behind the trappings of old age, I knew this woman must have been uncommonly beautiful in her youth: high cheek bones, a swan-like neck, trim and dainty with long flowing locks of hair.

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