adjective tact·less \ˈtakt-ləs\

: tending to offend or upset people : not showing or having tact

Full Definition of TACTLESS

:  marked by lack of tact <tactless comments> <tactless methods>
tact·less·ly adverb
tact·less·ness noun

Examples of TACTLESS

  1. <made a tactless remark about how the woman's dress had that homemade look>

First Known Use of TACTLESS

circa 1847
TACTLESS Defined for Kids


adjective tact·less \ˈtakt-ləs\

Definition of TACTLESS for Kids

:  having or showing no tact
tact·less·ly adverb
tact·less·ness noun


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