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tact
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  • You know, just accustom yourself to talk it over, with your tact and in your quiet way, with him and Ada, and see what you all make of it.
  • Even what she read and said seemed to us to be ill-chosen for such auditors, if it had been imparted ever so modestly and with ever so much tact.
  • Having distributed these little specimens of his tact, Mr. Bucket rubs his hands.
  • Nothing but Miss Summerson’s fine tact, he said, would have found this out for him.
  • He entertained me on the way with a variety of delightful conversation and assured me, at parting, that he should never forget the fine tact with which I had found that out for him about our young friends.

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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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