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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Elegance indicated by the power or practice of discerning and enjoying whatever constitutes excellence especially in the fine arts and belles lettres

Usage examples (31)
  • Adjective : tasteful clothing; a tasteful room
  • It would be a tragic mistake to force writers and artists into "tastefulness" in the hope that crazed individuals won't put a price on their heads.
  • But the watchdog revealed today that it had ruled in favour of the magazine saying there was no breach of privacy, although it did question the "tastefulness" of the piece.
  • My hope is that we return to a sense of tastefulness. for more
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