Translation of "tact" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /tækt/ us /tækt/

the ability to talk to people about difficult subjects without upsetting them

tacto, discreción

(Translation of “tact” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /tӕkt/

care and skill in one’s behaviour/behavior to people, in order to avoid hurting or offending them

He showed tact in dealing with difficult customers.
tactful adjective

showing tact

diplomático, con tacto
a tactful person
tactful behaviour.
tactfully adverb

con tacto, diplomáticamente
tactfulness noun

tacto, diplomacia
tactless adjective

without tact

sin tacto
a tactless person/remark.
tactlessly adverb

sin tacto
tactlessness noun

falta de tacto

(Translation of “tact” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)