What does the word exquisite mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Exquisiteness.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • A dainty person; a fop; dandy.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Exquisitely.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Intense.

Usage examples for exquisite

  1. It was not of large size, but had evidently been occupied by a person of ample fortune and exquisite taste. – Italy, the Magic Land by Lilian Whiting
  2. They sang together many times with exquisite effect. – Lessons in Life, For All Who Will Read Them by T. S. Arthur
  3. This thought was exquisite but full of terror. – The Old Wives' Tale by Arnold Bennett