sentence or phrase from source: The nuances of flavor and fragrance cannot be described accurately from this deilght...
definition: 1 : a subtle distinction or variation
2 : a subtle quality : NICETY
3 : sensibility to, awareness of, or ability to express delicate shadings (as of meaning, feeling, or value)
other forms of word: Nuanced?
my own sentence: A nuance of music came flooding into the cafe.
First known use: 1781
History and Etymology: French, from Middle French, shade of color, from nuer to make shades of color, from nue cloud, from Latin nubes; perhaps akin to Welsh nudd mist