niceties

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plural of nicety
nicety
A small detail that is nice or polite to have but isn't necessary

We met the new captain while we were taking enemy fire and were unable to observe the niceties of formal introductions.

nicety
Subtlety or precision of use

A rocket propelled grenade doesn't have the nicety of a sniper round, but you must admit its effectiveness.

nicety
{n} accuracy, minuteness, delicacy, dainty
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nicety
conformity with some esthetic standard of correctness or propriety; "it was performed with justness and beauty"
nicety
A small detail that is nice or polite to have but isnt necessary
nicety
{i} slight distinction; precision; fine detail; delicateness
nicety
The niceties of a situation are its details, especially with regard to good manners or the appropriate behaviour for that situation. By the end of term, girls will have learnt the niceties of dinner party conversation He wasted no time with social niceties
nicety
Delicacy or exactness of perception; minuteness of observation or of discrimination; precision
nicety
The quality or state of being nice in any of the senses of that word
nicety
A delicate expression, act, mode of treatment, distinction, or the like; a minute distinction
nicety
a subtle difference in meaning or opinion or attitude; "without understanding the finer nuances you can't enjoy the humor"; "don't argue about shades of meaning"
niceties

    Türkische aussprache

    naysîtiz

    Aussprache

    /ˈnīsətēz/ /ˈnaɪsɪtiːz/

    Etymologie

    [ 'nI-s&-tE, -stE ] (noun.) 14th century. Middle English nicete, from Middle French niceté foolishness, from nice, adjective.

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