Another word for delicacy
Fineness of texture
daintiness, airiness, etherealness, transparency, fragility, flimsiness, softness, smoothness, translucency, filminess, tenuity, diaphanousness, subtlety, tenderness, exquisiteness, gracefulness; see also lightness 2.
A choice food
tidbit, luxury, gourmet dish, treat, dainty, morsel, sweet, savory, rarity, delight, ambrosia, nectar, party dish, sweetmeat, imported food, food out of season, bonne bouche (French), specialty, goody*, food for the gods*; see also food.
Lack of strength, usually to resist disease
Another word for delicacynoun
Something fine and delicious, especially a food:dainty, morsel, tidbit, treat. (Informal) goody. See good, ingestion
The condition of being infirm or physically weak:debility, decrepitude, delicateness, feebleness, flimsiness, fragileness, fragility, frailness, frailty, infirmity, insubstantiality, puniness, unsoundness, unsubstantiality, weakliness, weakness. See strong