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tact
used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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Definition
consideration of others' feelings
  • He was very good at that part of it—very respectful of grief, very tactful (while at the same time he managed to be very specific).
    p. 443.6
  • And Simon rather tactlessly, but innocently, added: "Who would have thought he could hit a ball hard enough?"
    p. 140.3

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