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delicate, filigree, fine, frilly, gauzy, gossamer, lace-like, meshy, net-like, open, sheer  
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  ( lacier    comparative)   ( laciest    superlative  )
1       adj   Lacy things are made from lace or have pieces of lace attached to them.  
usu ADJ n  
...lacy nightgowns.     
2       adj   Lacy is used to describe something that looks like lace, especially because it is very delicate.  
usu ADJ n  
...lacy ferns.     

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lay, lackey, legacy, lunacy

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