Indelicacy

Antonyms of INDELICACY

Examples of usage:

  1. The mixed impiety and indelicacy of her nephew's remark caused a sudden twitch to the High Church embroidery in Lady Mary's hand; but she went on a moment later in her usual tone: " And Lady Hope- Acton. "The Danvers Jewels, and Sir Charles Danvers" by Mary Cholmondeley
  2. I once saw a young lady, who, when seated at table between a male and a female, was induced by her modesty to intrude on the chair of her female neighbour to avoid the indelicacy of touching the elbow of a man. "Domestic Manners of the Americans" by Fanny Trollope
  3. Mrs. Behn's indelicacy was useless and worse than useless, the superfluous addition of a corrupt mind and vitiated taste". "The Works of Aphra Behn, Vol. I (of 6)" by Aphra Behn
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