Thesaurus / tactful

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But just in time I realized that this speech would not be tactful.

It Happened in EgyptC. N. Williamson

The King tried at first to come to terms with the garrison, but he does not appear to have gone about it in the most tactful way.

Mr. Collins, with an assumption of tactful delicacy, had pushed back his chair.

Mrs. ThompsonWilliam Babington Maxwell

A tactful man can pull the stinger from a bee without getting stung.

A tactful suitor will be courteous to every member of his sweetheart's family.

This was most tactful of Nan, for Miss Lawrence had a great horror of being dreaded and disliked.

The Four CornersAmy Ella Blanchard

In any case I must thank you most warmly for your tactful condolences.

"That was tactful of her," Howard said, turning away to hide his nervousness.

The Great God SuccessJohn Graham (David Graham Phillips)

He is always graceful in his direct relations with people; he is tactful and sympathetic and likes things to be pleasant.

Amabel ChanniceAnne Douglas Sedgwick

It was a tactful speech, and the girl looked thoroughly capable of appreciating it.

AlettaBertram Mitford

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