nicety nicety  /ˈnaɪ sɪ ti/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) conformity with some esthetic standard of correctness or propriety
  2. (n) a subtle difference in meaning or opinion or attitude

Usage(s):

  1. The thumb talks too, but generally in happier tones, with an upward point indicating approval, good news or some other nicety.
  2. Sukarno taught us in Indonesia that behind every diplomatic nicety is power politics.
  3. But under Rome's new direction to jurists to get busy correcting the law, that interpretative nicety won't cut it.

News

  • Athens boutique looking for models for fashion show

    Nicety Boutique is looking for female and male models ages 18 and older for a "Harlem Nights" themed Fall Fashion Show being held Oct. 5. The event will benefit Strong, Beautiful & Godly Girls.
    on September 7, 2013     Source: Athens Banner-Herald

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