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  • n. awkwardness, rudeness or a lack of politeness or tact when speaking to someone

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Bad address; an awkward, tactless, or offensive way of accosting one or talking with one.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Lack of address; want of tact; awkwardness; rudeness.

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