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delicado in English:

1. dainty dainty

She was a small, dainty child, unlike her sister.
She was born for all that is beautiful and dainty.
His dainty chicken feet, joined to spindly legs, are complemented by large, grand wings – spread open, but tangled and ungainly
'[Chefs are] all self-obsessed, delicate, dainty, insecure little souls and absolute psychopaths.'
I don't know why you're so dainty suddenly.
Umm, you know, it’s a wall, it doesn’t have a huge amount of decoration and lots of little dainty flourishes, you know, it has, umm, some turrets and some, uhh, crenellations is what it’s called when the wall kind of goes up and down at the top, but
Few boys are dainty about their food.

English word "delicado"(dainty) occurs in sets:

Fichas del libro - "Glove Lore" (Unknown)
Fichas del libro - "Fun and Nonsense" (Willard Bonte)
Fichas del libro - "A Child's Story Garden" (Various)
Fichas del libro - "My Book of Ten Fishes" (Rosali...
Fichas del libro - "Dorothy Dainty's Gay Times" (A...

2. killed killed

He killed him.
Al-Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden has been killed by US forces in Pakistan.
It's been reported that some men had killed and eaten some animals that were in the local zoo.
Every day they killed a llama to make the Sun God happy.
I only eat meat from animals that I have personally killed and butchered.
Despite the government's protection, he was the victim of an assassination attempt which killed him.
Had it not been for your courage, we would have been killed.
In Germany today, anti-violence rallies took place in several cities, including one near Hamburg where three Turks were killed in an arson attack on Monday.
3 Malay nationals and a Filipino were killed in the Davao bombing on Mindanao.
Malcom killed Tom because he was tired of seeing his name in lots of sentences.
Sir Peter Blake was tragically killed by pirates on the Amazon river in 2001 as he was on a mission to monitor environment change.
Yugoslavia says it's not responsible for the actions of Serbian militias in Bosnia which have killed thousands, ruined cities, and turned 1.3 million people into refugees over the last three months.
You’ll be killed!
Hard work never killed anyone. But why take the risk?!
There were assassination theories but it was not clear who would have killed him and for what reason. Even now the truth about his death is unclear.

English word "delicado"(killed) occurs in sets:

Fichas del libro - "Odd" (Amy Le Feuvre)
Fichas del libro - "The Boy with Wings" (Berta Ruck)
Fichas del libro - "The Third Volume" (Fergus Hume)
Fichas del libro - "The Chase of the Ruby" (Richar...
Fichas del libro - "The Revelation Explained" (F. ...

3. gentle

She is gentle.
The soft gentle sunlight beckoned me off to sleep.
A gentle wind made ripples on the surface of the pond.
I'm going with Ken. He is cool, gentle and smart. What's more, he is single!
A camel is a gentle and pleasant tame beast whereof there are plenty in Africa especially in the Deserts of Libya, Numidia and Barbary by which Africans estimate their own wealth.
He seems rough, but at heart he is very gentle.
her gentle voice / a gentle breeze / a gentle, sensitive man
gentleness (n),
Be gentle with the kittens. They’re very young.
You know, I always hoped somebody gentle and caring might come along.
Ewes bleat to call their lambs, the most gentle and meekest of animals.
Aunt Alexandra managed to smile to Cousin Lily that conveyed a gentle apology to her
It was quite gentle exercise so I wasn’t too tired.
The scenery was gentler, neater, and more ordered than at home.
Being very clever and gentle, this dog is a good companion to me.

English word "delicado"(gentle) occurs in sets:

Fichas del libro - "Earthbound" (Lester del Rey)
Fichas del libro - "The Short Life" (Francis Donovan)
Fichas del libro - "Puck of Pook's Hill" (Rudyard ...
Fichas del libro - "The Bull Calf and Other Tales"...
Fichas del libro - "Saddle and Mocassin" (Francis ...

4. delicate

He is delicate.
Japanese women tend to look tiny and delicate.
Keeping Mario in a state in which he can throw fireballs is a delicate process; that newfound power sometimes makes one cocky and careless.
Her physical features are small and delicate, but she has an incredibly loud voice!
The moss is a delicate green fur on fallen logs and rocks, I say to myself.
We respond to the delicate beauty of the cherry blossoms in the spring moonlight.
Oil on canvas can never paint a petal so delicate.
Indeed she is young and beautiful, but she is in delicate health.
Although the web looks soft and delicate, it is strong.
Those who are delicate in health are apt to catch a cold when the cold season sets in.
Sometimes you're too delicate about things.
It's a drama where you can enjoy the delicate workings of a woman's mind.
People are sometimes afraid to hold babies because they are so delicate.
The dancers look delicate in their white dresses, but they are really as strong as horses.

English word "delicado"(delicate) occurs in sets:

Food and drink - Comida y bebida
Characteristics - Características