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British English: /ˈdɛlɪkət/
American English: /ˈdɛlɪkət/

Translation of delicate in French:


  • 4 (not robust)
    (health, stomach)
    fragile, délicat
    I feel a bit delicate this morning
    je me sens un peu patraque ce matin [informal]
  • 5 (requiring skill or tact)
    (operation, problem, moment, situation, subject)
    her delicate handling of the problem
    sa manière habile de traiter le problème

also: delicates plural noun

  • (fabrics)
    linge (m) délicat
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