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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Marked by or showing a lack of feeling for the sensibilities of others.

Usage examples (35)
  • Only Cora would speak so indelicately in mixed company.
  • Did she deal indelicately with an exquisitely delicate subject?
  • Makeshift robes shifted indelicately as Dawson gained her feet.
  • But she could not, as yet, bring herself to be so indelicately plain. for more
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