Meaning of NICETY in English


n. (pl. -ies)

1. a subtle distinction or detail.

2 precision, accuracy.

3 intricate or subtle quality (a point of great nicety).

4 (in pl.) a minutiae; fine details. b refinements, trimmings.

Phrases and idioms:

to a nicety with exactness.

Etymology: ME f. OF nicet{eacute} (as NICE)

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.