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Lacking taste or unfashionable. Possessing a general lack of common sense. Describing someone or something that is tacky or ugly. A situation that is not favorable.
The guy that drove that Ford Focus was very tact. Guys that wear sunglasses in the club are tact. Why are your teeth yellow...that is tact! Why are you so tact?
by Sister Kim September 23, 2006
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Tact is the ability to induce change or communicate hurtful information without offending through the use of consideration, compassion, kindness and reason.

Tact is a quality respect, because being an asshole and acting negatively towards others is 100 times easier than making a positive contribution.
The ability to say and do the right thing at the right time.
by QuestD40 June 09, 2005
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The art of being able to tell someone to go to Hell in such a way that they look forward to the trip.

"Go to hell."
by Edward Strange. September 10, 2009
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The art of making a point without making an enemy.
Discussing religion may require tact, depending on how sensitive the people you discuss it with are.
by Last Pariah October 10, 2010
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The art, or skill, of conveying hurtful information without being a complete douche bag.
Getting the news that I am dying wasn't too bad. That doctor has tact!
by tyler611 January 03, 2012
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Tel-Aviv City (sounds like c,t)

Tel -Aviv is a big city in Israel.
Most ppl who come to Israel visits there cuz of all the cool clubs.

Kobi Shimoni (Subliminal) was there first to use this term.
man, let's go to t.a.c.t i want to party big time and the clubs are great there.
by wicked-bitch March 08, 2008
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short for contacts.
Wheres my tacts at? I cant see nothin.
by ChaDMcBaDD February 18, 2011
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Tact. –noun
"The ability to be able to tell someone to F%$# Off in such a way that they look forward to the trip."

Disclaimer: This is a quote from Southo of PF.
Wayne: If those headers are fake, I will sue your ass.

PF:Fuck off, or we'll finger your wife.

Wayne: *thinks "HOLY FUCKING SHIT!"*

That my friends, is tact.
by A cunt from PF November 03, 2011
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