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An example use of tact in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… Fitness tact decorum convenience …”
Tact means the quality of being considerate and sensitive to the feelings of others.
the word tact occurs in english on average 1.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.