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tact
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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Definition
the ability or act of saying or handling things in such a way that others feel good about them
  • If I complained about our life, he would chew his dinner while looking tactfully away, as one might ignore a child who has deliberately broken her dolls and then whines she has nothing to play with.
    Book 3 — Judges (10% in)
  • Fowles thought this over before offering, tactfully, "For certain, Mrs. Price, there are Christians and then there are Christians.
    Book 3 — Judges (52% in)

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