What is another word for indelicacy?

173 synonyms found


[ ˌɪndˈɛlɪkəsi], [ ˌɪndˈɛlɪkəsi], [ ˌɪ_n_d_ˈɛ_l_ɪ_k_ə_s_i]

Indelicacy is a term used to describe something that is rude, inappropriate, or lacking in good taste. Its synonyms include impropriety, insensitivity, crudeness, vulgarity, coarseness, indecorum, boorishness, disrespect, and discourtesy. These words are often used to describe behavior that is offensive or insulting to others, and they are commonly used in social situations where good manners and decorum are expected. Indelicacy can manifest in various forms, such as excessive frankness, insincerity, or callousness. When communicating with others, it is important to choose one's words and actions carefully to avoid engaging in indelicate behavior.

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How to use "Indelicacy" in context?

The word delicacy is derived from the Latin delicatus, meaning "loved or esteemed".

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