Friday, February 20, 2009


Main Entry:1ex·qui·site
Pronunciation:\ek-ˈskwi-zət, ˈek-(ˌ)\
Etymology:Middle English exquisit, from Latin exquisitus, past participle of exquirere to search out, from ex- + quaerere to seek
Date:15th century
1: carefully selected : choice
2archaic : accurate
3 a: marked by flawless craftsmanship or by beautiful, ingenious, delicate, or elaborate execution b: marked by nice discrimination, deep sensitivity, or subtle understanding c: accomplished , perfected
4 a: pleasing through beauty, fitness, or perfection b: acute , intense c: having uncommon or esoteric appeal

1 comment:

  1. I couldn't resist and got myself one as well... my own private celebration of today.