Translation of "indelicate" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ɪnˈdel.ɪ.kət/ us /ɪnˈdel.ə.kət/

Indelicate words or actions are not suitable for a situation and are likely to be offensive.

indiscreto, falto de tacto
an indelicate comment
Would it be indelicate to mention the fee at this point?
indelicately adverb /-li/
indelicacy noun [ no plural ] uk /ɪnˈdel.ɪ.kə.si/ us /ɪnˈdel.ə.kə.si/

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