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tact
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The Great Gatsby
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  • Nevertheless there was a vague understanding that had to be tactfully broken off before I was free.
  • But, because the offer was obviously and tactlessly for a service to be rendered, I had no choice except to cut him off there.
  • Probably it had been tactful to leave Daisy’s house, but the act annoyed me, and her next remark made me rigid.

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  • He was a big, good man with a soft baritone, who ruled with easy tact a choir of repressed soloists, and who had an unerring memory for the favorite hymns of District Superintendents.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman
  • Minho shouted, always the tactful one.
    James Dashner  --  The Scorch Trials

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