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- 1. tactless (vs. tactful), untactful, inconsiderate, inelegant
- usage: lacking or showing a lack of what is fitting and considerate in dealing with others; "in the circumstances it was tactless to ask her age"
- 2. inept, tactless, maladroit (vs. adroit)
- usage: revealing lack of perceptiveness or judgment or finesse; "an inept remark"; "it was tactless to bring up those disagreeable"
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