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1. indelicate

adjective. ['ˌɪnˈdɛlɪkət'] in violation of good taste even verging on the indecent.

Synonyms

  • tasteless
  • off-colour

Antonyms

  • elegant
  • tasty
  • appetizing

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Words that Rhyme with Indelicate

  • advocate
  • affricate
  • bacot
  • basket
  • becket
  • biscuit
  • blanket
  • breadbasket
  • brisket
  • bucket
  • calcutt
  • callicutt
  • casket
  • certificate
  • chilcott
  • chilcutt
  • circuit
  • conn.
  • connecticut
  • cricket

Example sentences of the word indelicate


1. Noun, singular or mass
Your delicate wildflowers look like an indelicate rash.

Quotes containing the word indelicate


1. It seems that the young woman made some indelicate suggestion of a threesome...When I got there, Miss Nash was standing by the hot tub in a small bikini, pointing the business end of a SIG-Sauer P-226 at her fella and concerned members of the hotel staff, while dunking the scantily clad female's head under the water and asking, "Who's diving for clams now, bitch?
- Ilona Andrews, Magic Bleeds

2. indelicate

adjective. ['ˌɪnˈdɛlɪkət'] verging on the indecent.

Antonyms

  • clean

3. indelicate

adjective. ['ˌɪnˈdɛlɪkət'] lacking propriety and good taste in manners and conduct.

Synonyms

  • indecent
  • improper

Antonyms

  • decorous
  • proper
  • unpretentious
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