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inelegant (adjective)
clumsy, barbarous, unrefined, coarse, gawky, awkward, boorish, tasteless, gross, uncivil, raw, unpolished, rude, vulgar, brutish, crude, undignified, inelegant, earthy, tawdry, graceless.
indiscreet (adjective)
insensitive, obtuse, undiscerning, unselective, indiscreet.
vulgar (adjective)
revolting, profane, obscene, coarse, earthy, scandalous, degraded, unseemly, repulsive, ill-bred, chintzy, unpolished, broad, glaring, undignified, depraved, cheap, ignominious, ignoble, salty, brutish, tawdry, graceless, barbaric, crass, shameless, idiomatic, sleazy, coarse-grained, indelicate, gaudy, in bad taste, low, colloquial, unbecoming, animal, rank, vulgar, sordid, inelegant, brazen, philistine, crude, tasteless, homespun, boorish, cockney, rough, barnyard, garish, outlandish, offensive, base, raw, clumsy, rude, common, gross, unrefined.
discourteous (adjective)
coarse, uncouth, disrespectful, discourteous, uncivilized, crude, impertinent, impolite, rude, ill-mannered, vulgar, caddish, contemptuous, brash, brutish, barbarous, uncivil.
Other synonyms:
lackadaisical, careless, ill-chosen, inapt, maladroit, unthoughtful, gauche, complacent, cumbersome, unperceptive, courtesy, unsympathetic, inconsiderate, perfunctory, gruff, like a bull in a china shop, injudicious, unwise, ability, remiss, inadvisable, complacency, inept, untactful, slipshod, gauche, unpolitic, misunderstanding, ill-advised, feckless, impolitic, casual, undiplomatic, rash, hasty, imprudent.
Examples of usage:
  1. She may even have flattered herself that she was showing tact- keeping an unconscious Gerry out of the way, who might else interfere with the stars in their courses, in the manner of the tactless. - "Somehow Good", William de Morgan.
  2. To be sure," Nan added truthfully, " you were a little tactless. - "Betty Wales Freshman", Edith K. Dunton.
  3. Pondering over these things as I sat on the hotel verandah, I finally reached the conclusion that to print such a dispatch as that in the " Straits Times" was, to say the least, most tactless. - "The Opium Monopoly", Ellen Newbold La Motte.

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