What does tactless mean?

Definitions for tactlessˈtækt lɪs

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word tactless.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. tactless, untactful(adj)

    lacking or showing a lack of what is fitting and considerate in dealing with others

    "in the circumstances it was tactless to ask her age"

  2. inept, tactless(adj)

    revealing lack of perceptiveness or judgment or finesse

    "an inept remark"; "it was tactless to bring up those disagreeable"


  1. tactless(Adjective)

    having no tact; unaware or intentionally inconsiderate of someone else's feelings

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tactless(adj)

    destitute of tact


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tactless in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tactless in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Chris Christie:

    John McCain was far more irascible and tactless in his campaign style than Christie has been and he was not known as a bully, maybe it's just because of Chris Christie's size -- he looks like a guy who could just squash you!

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