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Correct spelling:
tactless

Synonyms:

adjective
all
inept, tactless, untactful.
blunt
explicit, matter of fact, matter-of-fact, snappy.
discourteous
contemptuous, rude, barbarous, ill-mannered, impolite, disrespectful, uncivilized, uncivil, caddish, brash, coarse, crude, impertinent, vulgar, brutish, uncouth, discourteous.
impolitic
ill-judged, injudicious.
inappropriate
malapropos.
indiscreet
unselective, obtuse, indiscreet, undiscerning, insensitive.
inelegant
coarse, tasteless, raw, unrefined, gawky, boorish, inelegant, gross, undignified, graceless, brutish, barbarous, tawdry, unpolished, clumsy, earthy, awkward, uncivil, rude, vulgar, crude.
insensitive
Imperceptive, feelingless, coldhearted, hard as nails, insusceptible, hardboiled.
insusceptible
Impassible.
tasteless
low-down, lowdown, low-down-and-dirty.
thoughtless
anti-social, unthoughtful, unheeding, Hot-headed, asocial.
unthinking, careless
discourteous, misunderstanding, stupid, unkind, awkward, Blundering, gruff, injudicious, uncivil, unpolished, impolite, unperceptive, insensitive, inept, vulgar, harsh, rough, brash, inconsiderate, unsympathetic, sharp, unsubtle, clumsy, unfeeling, rash, crude, imprudent, untactful, bungling, gauche, impolitic, rude, hasty, maladroit, thoughtless, indiscreet, Unconsiderate, boorish, indelicate, undiplomatic.
vulgar
garish, brutish, offensive, cockney, homespun, outlandish, animal, boorish, gross, sordid, in bad taste, base, crude, undignified, obscene, crass, glaring, inelegant, barnyard, unrefined, ill-bred, low, raw, tasteless, coarse-grained, cheap, vulgar, indelicate, salty, ignominious, clumsy, rough, ignoble, chintzy, earthy, degraded, brazen, profane, idiomatic, philistine, scandalous, repulsive, coarse, graceless, sleazy, unpolished, rude, shameless, colloquial, broad, unbecoming, barbaric, common, depraved, unseemly, rank, gaudy, tawdry, revolting.
noun
tactless
untactful, maladroit, impolitic, undiplomatic, inept.
undiplomatic
gruff, rash, inconsiderate, gauche, imprudent, unthoughtful, hasty, misunderstanding, unperceptive, unsympathetic.
Examples of usage:
  1. Of course it was horribly tactless of me, but it's odd he should be so sensitive. – The Gadfly by E. L. Voynich
  2. She was one of those people who are clever, but tactless. – Loyal to the School by Angela Brazil
  3. It seems rather tactless, she said starting to leave and turning back, to tell you about our good luck just now, but of course you knew about the Square Deal. – Molly Brown's Sophomore Days by Nell Speed
  4. To talk now of laziness and drunkenness, and so on, is as strange and tactless as to lecture a man on the conduct of life at a moment when he is being sick or lying ill of typhus. – Letters of Anton Chekhov by Anton Chekhov Translated by Constance Garnett

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