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American English: /ˌɪnˈdɛləkəsi/
British English: /ɪnˈdɛlɪkəsi/

Translation of indelicacy in Spanish:

noun plural -cies

uncountable and countable
  • falta (feminine) de delicadeza
    Example sentences
    • Apologising for the indelicacy he asks Nelly the amount involved.
    • Mr. Grantley, without any indelicacy or mention of their previous meeting, smiled at her when the customary salutations were being made.
    • Excuse my indelicacy, but how much are you worth?

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