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1. of delicate beauty; exquisite: a dainty lace handkerchief.
2. pleasing to the taste and, often, temptingly served or delicate; delicious: dainty pastries.
3. of delicate discrimination or taste; particular; fastidious: a dainty eater.
4. overly particular; finicky.
–noun 5. something delicious to the taste; a delicacy.

-small or fragile and attractive
Example: a dainty little girl
'The dainty girl refused to walk near the mud.'
by J.D. Skinner February 24, 2008
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A trick played on a fellow athlete where the open hand smacks the target's testicles with the knuckles in a sharp, wrist flicking motion.
"Dude, I sack tapped Brandon, and now he has the whole team trying to sack tap me"
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A collection of small dessert items arranged on a plate, including various squares, puffed wheat cake, macaroons, etc.

Known to Saskatchewanians.
Grandma promised that she would bring a tray of dainties to the wedding for the midnight lunch.
by KarlaHard October 28, 2007
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noun: lacy or frilly lingerie; a collection of lingerie made of delicate fabrics
Don't put your dainties in the dryer.
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A characteristic of Steven Chang.
Steven is so dainty. He has no finesse what so ever.
by Tom Brady February 16, 2005
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