Definitions for "Subtle"
Sly in design; artful; cunning; insinuating; subtile; -- applied to persons; as, a subtle foe.
Characterized by refinement and niceness in drawing distinctions; nicely discriminating; -- said of persons; as, a subtle logician; refined; tenuous; sinuous; insinuating; hence, penetrative or pervasive; -- said of the mind; its faculties, or its operations; as, a subtle intellect; a subtle imagination; a subtle process of thought; also, difficult of apprehension; elusive.
be difficult to detect or grasp by the mind; "his whole attitude had undergone a subtle change"; "a subtle difference"; "that elusive thing the soul"
Keywords:  anticon, 'jel, 'doseone, kort, marty
Subtle is an American electronic music group consisting of Adam Drucker, Jeffrey Logan, Dax Pierson, Jordan Dalrymple, Alexander Kort, and Marty Dowers. While Adam (also known as 'Doseone') and Jeff (also known as 'Jel') both have strong ties to the Anticon music collective, Subtle is not on the Anticon roster.
working or spreading in a hidden and usually injurious way; "glaucoma is an insidious disease"; "a subtle poison"
The serpent was the subtlest creature. What is this to mean? Does it mean the serpent is persuasive? That the serpent was playing a very hidden game? Why does the serpent do what it does? There is no motive given, and tradition has had to invent a story about the fall of the angel Lucifer, who then takes over the form of the serpent to wreak revenge on God by destroying his perfect creation.
Cunningly devised; crafty; treacherous; as, a subtle stratagem.
Keywords:  deceptive, smooth
Smooth and deceptive.
Keywords:  causal, gross, see
See "Gross, Subtle, Causal."
Barely perceptible on a very good system. See "audibility."
The elements of interest are not obvious on the palate. Contrast with "big".