[ in-del-i-kuh-see ]
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noun,plural in·del·i·ca·cies for 2.
  1. the quality or condition of being indelicate.

  2. something indelicate, as language or behavior.

Origin of indelicacy

First recorded in 1705–15; in-3 + delicacy

Words Nearby indelicacy Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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