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Definitions and Synonyms of tactless | Another word for tactless | What is tactless?

Definition 1: lacking or showing a lack of what is fitting and considerate in dealing with others - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where tactless or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • in the circumstances it was tactless to ask her age

Synonyms for tactless in the sense of this definition

(means also ...) lacking regard for the rights or feelings of others

"shockingly inconsiderate behavior"

(means also ...) lacking in refinement or grace or good taste

Definition 2: revealing lack of perceptiveness or judgment or finesse - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where tactless or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • an inept remark
  • it was tactless to bring up those disagreeable

Synonyms for tactless in the sense of this definition

(tactless is similar to ...) not adroit

"a maladroit movement of his hand caused the car to swerve" "a maladroit translation" "maladroit propaganda"

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