Definitions for tactfulˈtækt fəl
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having or showing a sense of what is fitting and considerate in dealing with others
"she was tactful enough not to shatter his illusion"; "a tactful remark eased her embarrassment"
showing skill and sensitivity in dealing with people
"by diplomatic conduct he avoided antagonizing anyone"; "a tactful way of correcting someone"; "the agency got the kid-glove treatment on Capitol Hill"
Possessing tact; able to deal with people in a sensitive manner.
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