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indelicate (adj.)

1670s, "offensive to a refined sense of propriety, beyond the bounds of proper reserve," from in- (1) "not, opposite of" + delicate. Related: Indelicately.

Immorality and indelicacy are different things. Rabelais is indelicate to the last degree, but he is not really immoral. Congreve is far less indelicate, but far more immoral. [James Hadley, "Essays Philological and Critical," 1873]

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Definitions of indelicate from WordNet

indelicate (adj.)
in violation of good taste even verging on the indecent;
an indelicate remark
Synonyms: off-color / off-colour
indelicate (adj.)
verging on the indecent;
an indelicate proposition
indelicate (adj.)
lacking propriety and good taste in manners and conduct;
Synonyms: indecorous
From wordnet.princeton.edu