Synonyms of dainty in English:

dainty


See definition of dainty

adjective

1‘a dainty china cup’

SYNONYMS

delicate, neat, refined, tasteful, fine, elegant, exquisite

graceful, petite, slight, slim, trim, pretty

British informal dinky

ANTONYMS

unwieldy

2‘a dainty morsel’

SYNONYMS

tasty, delicious, choice, palatable, luscious, mouth-watering, delectable, toothsome, succulent, juicy

appetizing, inviting, tempting

informal scrumptious, yummy, scrummy, finger-licking, moreish

literary ambrosial

ANTONYMS

tasteless, unpalatable

3‘a dainty eater’

SYNONYMS

fastidious, fussy, hard to please, finicky, finical, faddish, squeamish

refined, particular, discriminating, discerning, critical, exacting, demanding, scrupulous, meticulous, careful, cautious

informal choosy, pernickety, picky

British informal faddy

archaic nice

ANTONYMS

easy to please, undiscriminating


noun

1‘home-made breads, jams, and dainties’

SYNONYMS

delicacy, tasty morsel, titbit, fancy, luxury, treat, nibble, savoury, appetizer, bonne bouche, confection, bonbon

North American tidbit

informal goody

archaic sweetmeat