Student Thesaurus

One entry found for subtle.
Entry Word: subtle
Function: adjective
Text: 1 clever at attaining one's ends by indirect and often deceptive means <used subtle methods of persuasion> -- see ARTFUL 1
2 made or done with extreme care and accuracy <the subtle strokes of the painter's brush> -- see FINE 2
3 satisfying or pleasing because of fineness or mildness <a subtle suggestion of the Near East in the soup's flavoring> -- see DELICATE 1