supersubtle

adjective
su·​per·​sub·​tle | \ ˌsü-pər-ˈsə-tᵊl How to pronounce supersubtle (audio) \

Definition of supersubtle

: extremely subtle a supersubtle fragrance a supersubtle tinge of pink

Other Words from supersubtle

supersubtlety \ ˌsü-​pər-​ˈsə-​tᵊl-​tē How to pronounce supersubtlety (audio) \ noun, plural supersubtleties

First Known Use of supersubtle

1605, in the meaning defined above

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“Supersubtle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/supersubtle. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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