- the quality or state of being nice; specif.,
- precision; accuracy; exactness, as of discrimination or perception
- fastidiousness; refinement; delicacy of taste
- the quality of calling for delicacy, accuracy, or precision in handling, discrimination, or adjustment
- anything involving or calling for delicacy, accuracy, or precision; subtle or minute detail, distinction, etc.
- something choice, dainty, or elegant
Origin of nicetyMiddle English nicete from OFr, folly from nice: see nice
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