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Definition of indelicate adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

indelicate

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ɪnˈdelɪkət//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈdelɪkət//
 
(formal)
 
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likely to be thought rude or embarrassing an indelicate question We studiously avoided the indelicate subject of her divorce.
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