Definition of daintily in English:

daintily

adverb

  • See dainty

    • ‘This is a place to giggle quietly, nibble daintily and sip tea.’
    • ‘I find her at a table with her family, daintily slurping up pasta.’
    • ‘Yellow-dyed sparkling wine was on offer in plastic glasses daintily adorned with coloured ribbon.’
    • ‘She walked daintily towards Rudolph and curtsied.’
    • ‘Here I munched my sandwich and watched a sheep carefully and daintily nibble flowerheads off thistles.’

Pronunciation

daintily

/ˈdān(t)əlē/