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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An impolite act or expression; The trait of being offensive.

Usage examples (28)
  • English literature's debt to, 98; his "indelicacy," 99; irrelevancy, 99;
  • She was silent, as if surprised in some indelicacy.
  • You are so intrigued you ignore the indelicacy of his analogy.
  • It is the rare utterance that goes by without some similar indelicacy. for more
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