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See definition of tactfully on Dictionary.com
  • as indelicately
  • as inpolitely

synonyms for tactfully

  • beautifully
  • cautiously
  • deftly
  • elegantly
  • exquisitely
  • finely
  • gracefully
  • lightly
  • sensitively
  • skillfully
  • softly
  • subtly
  • daintily
  • fastidiously
  • precisely
  • amiably
  • attentively
  • cordially
  • gently
  • graciously
  • kindly
  • respectfully
  • courteously
  • affably
  • agreeably
  • benignantly
  • charmingly
  • civilly
  • compassionately
  • concernedly
  • considerately
  • elegantly
  • gallantly
  • gracefully
  • ingratiatingly
  • kindheartedly
  • sociably
  • solicitously
  • urbanely
  • winningly

antonyms for tactfully

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    How to use tactfully in a sentence

    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.
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    Anthony slurred over the greater question by tactfully emphasizing the lesser.
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    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.
    THE KEEPERS OF THE KING'S PEACEEDGAR WALLACE
    As a rule people eat too much, and need to be reminded of the fact, tactfully of course.
    NERVOUS BREAKDOWNS AND HOW TO AVOID THEMCHARLES DAVID MUSGROVE
    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.
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    WORDS RELATED TO TACTFULLY

    • beautifully
    • cautiously
    • daintily
    • deftly
    • elegantly
    • exquisitely
    • fastidiously
    • finely
    • gracefully
    • lightly
    • precisely
    • sensitively
    • skillfully
    • softly
    • subtly
    • tactfully
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