"nicety" Definition

  1. n. The quality or state of being nice (in any of the senses of that word.).
  2. n. Delicacy or exactness of perception; minuteness of observation or of discrimination; precision.
  3. n. A delicate expression, act, mode of treatment, distinction, or the like; a minute distinction.

More About nicety

Position in dictionary: 65803 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n., n.,
Words that start with "nicety": 1
Words that end with "nicety": 1
Words that contain "nicety": 1
Next words in dictionary: niche, niched, nick, nickar nut, nickar tree
Previous words in dictionary: niceties, nicery, niceness, nicene, nicely

English Dictionary Definition of nicety

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