HyperDic: tactless

English > 2 senses of the word tactless:
ADJECTIVEalltactless, untactfullacking or showing a lack of what is fitting and considerate in dealing with others
alltactless, ineptrevealing lack of perceptiveness or judgment or finesse
tactless > pronunciation
Soundstae'ktlahs
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > tactless: 2 senses > adjective 1
Meaninglacking or showing a lack of what is fitting and considerate in dealing with others.
Example"in the circumstances it was tactless to ask her age"
Synonymuntactful
See alsoinconsideratelacking regard for the rights or feelings of others
inelegantlacking in refinement or grace or good taste
OppositetactfulHaving or showing a sense of what is fitting and considerate in dealing with others
Spanishindiscreto
Nounstactlessnessthe quality of lacking tact
Adverbstactlesslywithout tact
English > tactless: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningRevealing lack of perceptiveness or judgment or finesse.
Example "it was tactless to bring up those disagreeable"
Synonyminept
Broadermaladroitnot adroit
Nounstactlessnessthe quality of lacking tact

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