- extremely or excessively delicate: an overdelicate digestive system.
Origin of overdelicate
Related Words for overdelicatechoosy, discriminating, squeamish, exacting, finicky, fussy, captious, critical, dainty, demanding, difficult, hypercritical, nice, particular, persnickety, picky, punctilious, queasy, finical, nit-picky
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Historical Examples of overdelicate
From the long eyebrows and sensitive mouth to the small hands and feet, everything about him was too much chiseled, overdelicate.The Gadfly
E. L. Voynich
Juste's air was slightly mocking, and words of not overdelicate banter rose to his lips, to be instantly quelled by La Boulaye.The Trampling of the Lilies