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tact

tact

 
 
pronunciation:
taekt
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part of speech: noun
definition: graceful sensitivity in dealing with others; diplomacy.
synonyms:
diplomacy, finesse
antonyms:
tactlessness
similar words:
courtesy, discretion, grace, politesse, prudence, savoir-faire, savvy
Word Parts
The word tact contains the following part:
tact, tang, ting Latin root that means touch