Showing skill and sensitivity in dealing with people
A tactful way of correcting her
by sydney javes January 22, 2014
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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 November 4, 2015
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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 9, 2005
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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 of being able to tell someone to go to Hell in such a way that they look forward to the trip.

"Go to hell."
Tact
by Edward Strange. September 10, 2009
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Cutting someone from groin to sternum
“ I heard he cut her from groin to sternum” it’s called tact you fuckrag
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Something for people who are too stupid to use sarcasm.
If you don't believe in your abilities as a wise-ass, use tact.
by WadaTah November 21, 2003
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