- n the trait of being indelicate and offensive
- n an impolite act or expression
- 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.
- Critic Percy Hammond called it "a loud leering orgy of indelicacy suggestiveness.
- Anyone who has even a cursory acquaintance with matters theatrical will conclude correctly that it is a farce, that it deals in marital problems with an engaging indelicacy .