Synonyms and Antonyms of nuanced

  1. 1 made or done with extreme care and accuracy <a nuanced, shaded representation of a hot-button issue that is too often depicted in black and white> Synonyms delicate, exact, finespun, hairline, hairsplitting, minute, nice, fine, refined, subtleRelated Words nitpicking, quibbling; frivolous, inconsequential, inconsiderable, insignificant, negligible, petty, piddling, trifling, trivial; demanding, exacting, fastidious, finical, finicking, finicky, fussy, meticulous, particular, pickyNear Antonyms apparent, clear, clear-cut, evident, manifest, obvious, open-and-shut, palpable, patent, perspicuous, plain, transparent, unambiguous, unequivocal, unmistakable; broad, indefinite; careless, heedless, incautious, slapdash, slipshod, sloppyAntonyms coarse, inexact, rough

  2. 2 satisfying or pleasing because of fineness or mildness <a sauce with a nuanced lemon flavor that doesn't overwhelm the taste of the fish> Synonyms airy, dainty, exquisite, delicate, refined, subtleRelated Words choice, elegant, extraordinary, incomparable, peerless, preeminent, prime, rare, select, superior, superlative, supreme, transcendent, unsurpassed; picked, selected; fine, fragile, frailNear Antonyms coarse, crude, rough; common, ordinary; average, fair, indifferent, mediocre, medium, middling, run-of-the-mill, second-rateAntonyms robust, strong, sturdy

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