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indelicate
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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  • A shaft of momentary anger flew through Stephen’s mind at these indelicate allusions in the hearing of a stranger.
  • He scarcely resented what had seemed to him a silly indelicateness for he knew that the adventure in his mind stood in no danger from these words: and his face mirrored his rival’s false smile.

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  • I finally made it to the landing and, with one final indelicate grunt, pulled the trunk onto it after me.
    Ransom Riggs  --  Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
  • It may be indelicate of me to mention it, but I seem to have been equipped at birth with the equivalent of an echo chamber in my stomach regions.
    Farley Mowat  --  Never Cry Wolf

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