Definition of tactful:
meticulous, ability, thorough, aware, organized, exact, diplomatical, wise, careful, discreet, considerate, sympathetic, systematic, discerning, painstaking, delicate, poised, adroit, perceptive, provident, gentle, kid-glove, cautious, observant, politic, understanding, prudent, methodical, courteous, polished, politic, diplomatic.
- discreet (part of speech: adjective)
- elegant (part of speech: adjective)
- "Syndrome", Thomas Hoover.
He lived with his military family on the most intimate terms, and his unfailing courtesy, his utter absence of self- assertion, his sweet temper, and his tactful consideration for others, no matter how humble their rank, were irresistible.- "Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War", G. F. R. Henderson.
- "Dan Merrithew", Lawrence Perry.