How to use dainties in a sentence

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It was extravagantly decorated and a side table was filled with small treats and dainties.
Sweet and savory dainties packaged in appealing canisters, baskets and bags are at the heart of the Christmas bazaar.
Together they went into Maude's dining room for tea, cocoa, and the dainties Maude was sure to have prepared.
They had not found a real place in a set meal, except among the miscellaneous sweetmeats offered as dainties at the end.
Our youth love luxury, they contradict their parents, gobble up dainties from the table, and tyrannise their teachers.
Toasted breads, luscious soup and other dainties were consumed before Sam arose from his seat to check the mail.
Still lifes usually show beautiful vessels filled with wine and appetizing fruit or other dainties invitingly arranged on lovely china.
We had bacon and cabbage most days for dinner, but when our parents went to Limerick we could be assured of getting some dainties that evening.
These dainties are consumed by groups of tourists, who eat in prim little bites and whisper among themselves like they're sitting in church.
We feasted on shrimp, crawfish, pralines, and other dainties.
There will be door prizes as well as free coffee and dainties.
There were just dainties, and simple foods, like vegetables with dip, cracker dishes, cheese and fruit platters, and at least half a dozen trays of desserts.
He scorned my wholesome kennel fare, toothing out dainties and leaving the grosser portions to be finished by the other dogs.
Examples from Classical Literature
Ivan and his companions had not been long seated, when a smoking dish of pilau and other Turkish dainties were placed before them.
Lantier had thought of himself when he advised Virginie to deal in dainties.
Your aunt must have dainties to tempt her appetite and so keep up her strength.
If you do not care to share your dainties, you can hang them from the roof.
I asked some of the passengers who went in for these dainties to give their opinion.
Nature, disorganized with the exigences of the night shift, refused the proffered dainties.
Ragweed and smartweed seeds are dainties to him as some nuts are to you, and he eats a great many.
Folks did not know then, as well as they do now, that they had the stomachache because they were too fond of rich dainties.
Perhaps because syllabub and cream were the recognized dainties of the festival.
It may be that like little red riding hood in the nursery tale she is carrying some dainties to her grandmother.
Pineapples, bananas, great baskets of fancy cakes, and other dainties attracted their wonder-stricken gaze.
A poor chance I have of getting that county I am waiting for if your worship goes looking for dainties in the bottom of the sea.
The owners, who officiate as caterers for the voyage, supply the larder with an abundance of dainties.
We stuffed the pink dainties with mint, and baked them in balls of clay.
Let the choicest dainties be heaped together in unbounded profusion.
The rolls and other 'sour-dough' dainties are baked in a Dutch oven.
Do not tempt the palate by a great variety of unhealthful dainties.
Tell me, the first time you tasted oysters, tea, porter, truffles, and sundry other dainties which you now adore, did you like them?
John unwrapped the dainties and threw the paper on the floor.
Two baskets filled with dainties and a demi-john came to this office.
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