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  • English Word Dainty Definition That which is delicious or delicate; a delicacy.
  • English Word Dainty Definition A term of fondness.
  • English Word Dainty Definition Rare; valuable; costly.
  • English Word Dainty Definition Delicious to the palate; toothsome.
  • English Word Dainty Definition Nice; delicate; elegant, in form, manner, or breeding; well-formed; neat; tender.
  • English Word Dainty Definition Requiring dainties. Hence: Overnice; hard to please; fastidious; squeamish; scrupulous; ceremonious.
  • English Word Dairies Definition of Dairy
  • English Word Dairy Definition The place, room, or house where milk is kept, and converted into butter or cheese.
  • English Word Dairy Definition That department of farming which is concerned in the production of milk, and its conversion into butter and cheese.
  • English Word Dairy Definition A dairy farm.
  • English Word Dairying Definition The business of conducting a dairy.
  • English Word Dairymaid Definition A female servant whose business is the care of the dairy.
  • English Word Dairyman Definition A man who keeps or takes care of a dairy.
  • English Word Dairymen Definition of Dairyman
  • English Word Dairywoman Definition A woman who attends to a dairy.
  • English Word Dairywomen Definition of Dairywoman
  • English Word Dais Definition A platform slightly raised above the floor of a hall or large room, giving distinction to the table and seats placed upon it for the chief guests.
  • English Word Dais Definition A canopy over the seat of a person of dignity.
  • English Word Dais Definition The high or principal table, at the end of a hall, at which the chief guests were seated; also, the chief seat at the high table.
  • English Word Daisied Definition Full of daisies; adorned with daisies.
  • English Word Daisies Definition of Daisy
  • English Word Daisy Definition A genus of low herbs (Bellis), belonging to the family Compositae. The common English and classical daisy is B. prennis, which has a yellow disk and white or pinkish rays.
  • English Word Daisy Definition The whiteweed (Chrysanthemum Leucanthemum), the plant commonly called daisy in North America; -- called also oxeye daisy. See Whiteweed.
  • English Word Dak Definition Post; mail; also, the mail or postal arrangements; -- spelt also dawk, and dauk.
  • English Word Daker Definition Alt. of Dakir
  • English Word Daker hen Definition The corncrake or land rail.
  • English Word Dakir Definition A measure of certain commodities by number, usually ten or twelve, but sometimes twenty; as, a daker of hides consisted of ten skins; a daker of gloves of ten pairs.
  • English Word Dakoit Definition Alt. of Dakoity
  • English Word Dakoity Definition See Dacoit, Dacoity.
  • English Word Dakota group Definition A subdivision at the base of the cretaceous formation in Western North America; -- so named from the region where the strata were first studied.