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tact
used in The Great Gatsby

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Definition
consideration of others' feelings
  • Nevertheless there was a vague understanding that had to be tactfully broken off before I was free.
    p. 59.1
  • But, because the offer was obviously and tactlessly for a service to be rendered, I had no choice except to cut him off there.
    p. 83.2
  • Probably it had been tactful to leave Daisy's house, but the act annoyed me, and her next remark made me rigid.
    p. 155.3

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