indelicacy indelicacy

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the trait of being indelicate and offensive
  2. (n) an impolite act or expression

Usage(s):

  1. To give their game the name by which it is known to everyone else is a grave indelicacy when in the company of ping-pong players.
  2. To Almodovar, aside from its indelicacy, such a question is limiting; it suggests, for instance, that gay directors can make only gay films.
  3. So ran the judgment of our Victorian forebears, who could not quite forgive Raphael's best pupil for his indelicacy.
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