Definition of tastefully in US English:



  • In a manner that shows good aesthetic judgment or appropriate behavior.

    ‘a tastefully decorated home’
    ‘an issue that has to be handled tastefully’
    • ‘I believe this screen adaptation is quite tastefully done.’
    • ‘The Arts Center occupies two cavernous former foundry buildings that have been tastefully renovated.’
    • ‘Its small, tastefully decorated dining room serves elegant bistro fare.’
    • ‘In a contemporary bouquet, the flowers are arranged tastefully in a style with no geometric form.’
    • ‘Even the love scenes were done tastefully!’