Definición de indelicate en inglés:

indelicate

Silabificación: in·del·i·cate
Pronunciación: /inˈdelikit
 
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adjetivo

1Having or showing a lack of sensitive understanding or tact: forgive me asking an indelicate question, but how are you for money?
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Which, come to think of it, raises the indelicate question.
  • Forgive me for the indelicate question, whose decision was it to go with cremation?
  • And, precisely because of the ignorance we are trying to remedy, there is always the possibility that the question itself will prove indelicate or otherwise an occasion for trouble.
Sinónimos
2Slightly indecent: an earthy, often indelicate sense of humor
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Those of you who are still unclear on the meaning behind the Life Lesson Of The Day are warned that the story of how I came to discover this Lesson is slightly indelicate.
  • Tranmere played with a good deal more enthusiasm as the evening wore on, suggesting that Aldridge had expressed - presumably in an indelicate fashion - his sense of displeasure during the recess.
  • And if you heard the folks from this feisty bit of terra firma, you'd know their accent, not to mention their vocabulary was indubitably indelicate if not incomprehensibly improper.
Sinónimos

Derivativos

indelicately

adverbio
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • There is certainly the potential for the text to descend into histrionics if handled indelicately, but happily, this ensemble rarely makes that mistake.
  • That brings us to the subject of our poll tonight, and the question is phrased rather indelicately, but, nonetheless, it is the question.
  • But in no case were these flouted too indelicately or ostentatiously.

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