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Tactfully, since Craig had planned and executed the rescue attempt, Higgins was making no effort to exert his own authority.
THE LOST WARSHIPROBERT MOORE WILLIAMS
Here was Perdita approaching her tactfully, and timidly entreating her to do the very thing that was in her mind to accomplish.
THE BEAUTYMRS. WILSON WOODROW
The little captain carried the conversation over, tactfully, to his favorite topic.
GLORY OF YOUTHTEMPLE BAILEY
Anthony slurred over the greater question by tactfully emphasizing the lesser.
GLORY OF YOUTHTEMPLE BAILEY
Old Mrs. Donegan talked freely of her neighbors after Mary had tactfully won her confidence.
MARY WARE'S PROMISED LANDANNIE FELLOWS JOHNSTON
"I beg of you, dear old officer, to discuss other matters," evaded Bones tactfully.
As a rule people eat too much, and need to be reminded of the fact, tactfully of course.
Forrest had noticed the horse under saddle, the impatience of the boy, but tactfully removed all uneasiness.
WELLS BROTHERSANDY ADAMS
He never spoke of himself, and when tactfully she broached the subject, he abruptly changed the conversation.
BY RIGHT OF CONQUESTARTHUR HORNBLOW
"You fainted, and we brought you up to your room," interposed Colwyn tactfully, before Sir Henry could speak.
THE SHRIEKING PITARTHUR J. REES

WORDS RELATED TO TACTFULLY

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machinateverb (used with or without object) | [mak-uh-neyt ]SEE DEFINITION