Delicacy in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Delicacy

a food that is expensive and/or specific to a region or culture

Examples of Delicacy in a sentence

Caviar is considered a delicacy because only the rich can afford to eat it.  🔊

Eating rotten sharks that have fermented for over a year is a cultural delicacy in Iceland.  🔊

In Japan, soft-shelled turtles are a delicacy marketed to hungry tourists and eaten in soup or risotto.  🔊

Mice wine is a Korean delicacy said to be a miracle tonic for failing health that consists of drinking a bottle of wine filled with a fermented baby mouse.  🔊

The rare white truffle is a known delicacy that is so precious it cost thousands of dollars per ounce.  🔊

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