Indelicacy

In*del"i*ca*cy

(?), n.;
pl. Indelicacies (#).
[From Indelicate.] The quality of being indelicate; lack of delicacy, or of a nice sense of, or regard for, purity, propriety, or refinement in manners, language, etc.; rudeness; coarseness; also, that which is offensive to refined taste or purity of mind.
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The indelicacy of English comedy.
Blair.
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Your papers would be chargeable with worse than indelicacy; they would be immoral.
Addison.
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