plural -s
: an extreme delicacy and softness
marveled at the morbidezza of the Italian womenFrancis Hackett
had too heroic a style for the morbidezza of the music he played
: a sensual delicacy of flesh-coloring in painting
morbidezza in his treatment of fleshEdward McCurdy

Word History


Italian, from morbido tender, delicate, from Latin morbidus diseased, unwholesome

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“Morbidezza.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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