Definition of tastefulness in US English:



  • See tasteful

    • ‘Their tastefulness does not, however, get in the way of some really visceral and emotive moments.’
    • ‘Elegance, tastefulness and charm are attributes rarely associated with petrol stations.’
    • ‘You will be relieved to know, I'm sure, that not all standards of tastefulness have been trampled by this ruling.’
    • ‘They have questioned the tastefulness of new books and films about Hitler, and again demonized the icons of Nazism.’
    • ‘It was her litheness, her muscular body, the tastefulness of her tan cashmere sweater over her straight black skirt, the demure beads at her throat and wrists.’