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1. exquisite

adjective. ['ˈɛkskwəzət'] intense or sharp.

Synonyms

  • intense

Antonyms

  • moderate
  • unsaturated

Etymology

  • exquisitus (Latin)

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Rhymes with Exquisite

  • closet
  • dauzat
  • deposit
  • eurodeposit
  • lanzet
  • opposite
  • opposite
  • posit
  • prerequisite
  • requisite
  • rosett
  • visit

How do you pronounce exquisite?

Pronounce exquisite as ˈɛkskwəzət.

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How to spell exquisite? Is it existe? Or exquisita? Common misspellings are:

  • existe
  • exquisita

Sentences with exquisite


1. Adjective
The detail on this brocade wave pillow is so exquisite, you can almost smell the salt air.

Quotes about exquisite


1. There is no exquisite beauty… without some strangeness in the proportion.
- Edgar Allan Poe

2. Every morning when I wake up, I experience an exquisite joy —the joy of being Salvador Dalí— and I ask myself in rapture: What wonderful things is this Salvador Dalí going to accomplish today?
- Salvador Dalí

3. My ex-girlfriend was exquisite, while my current girlfriend is merely quisite. The ex always makes the past seem more excellent than the present.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

2. exquisite

adjective. ['ˈɛkskwəzət'] delicately beautiful.

Synonyms

  • delicate

Antonyms

  • unperceptive
  • dull

Etymology

  • exquisitus (Latin)

3. exquisite

adjective. ['ˈɛkskwəzət'] of extreme beauty.

Antonyms

  • bad

Etymology

  • exquisitus (Latin)

4. exquisite

adjective. ['ˈɛkskwəzət'] lavishly elegant and refined.

Synonyms

  • recherche

Antonyms

  • temperate
  • superficial

Etymology

  • exquisitus (Latin)
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