Part of speech:
Showing or acting with careful attention to detail:
Assumed for effect; artificial
Lacking spontaneity; contrived:
Impossible to estimate or compute:
Delightful, lovable, and charming:
Much valued; highly thought of; esteemed
Highly valued, cherished.
Too nice; too fastidious, precise, etc.
Lacking substance; tenuous or flimsy:
Extremely valuable; having value too great to measure; priceless
A person who loves or is loved truly; (one's) sweetheart
Highly valued, having a high personal value.
Of special excellence; superior
(Informal) Charming or amusing:
Extremely or delightfully beautiful:
Apart from any other; regarded separately; specific
(Informal) Overly fastidious or exacting; fussy
Highly amusing, absurd, or odd:
Cooked just a short time so as to retain juice and redness:
Obviously contrived to charm; precious:
Requiring careful or tactful treatment:
(Informal) Something pleasing or excellent of its kind
A feeling of devotion or adoration toward God or a god.
A favorite, esp. one who is a fawning, servile follower: term of contempt
A dear or beloved person.
Not arising from natural or necessary causes; contrived or arbitrary:
Having or showing a certain manner:
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