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indelicate

adjective uk   /ɪnˈdel.ɪ.kət/ us  
Indelicate words or actions are not suitable for a situation and are likely to be offensive: an indelicate comment Would it be indelicate to mention the fee at this point?
indelicacy
noun [U] uk   /-kə.si/ us  
Translations of “indelicate”
in Chinese (Traditional) (言語或行為)不適當的,無禮的…
in Chinese (Simplified) (言语或行为)不适当的,无礼的…
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