tastefulness


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the faculty or sense of discerning what is aesthetically pleasing or appropriate

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elegance indicated by good taste

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Sometimes the number of simultaneously ratable features is astonishingly great - for example, comprehensibility, poeticality, appropriateness, beauty, formality, political tastefulness and precision (see e.
WITH 325 days of sunshine, the Malaga coastline's western most resort of Estepona has combined tourism with tastefulness on the Costa Del Sol.
Memmott makes sure her senior dancers appear mature onstage, but she keeps an eye on tastefulness.
Whether or not you choose to be particularly expressive, you should have a clear sense of tastefulness that guides your choices of business attire.
She argues that contradictions in the discourse of taste account for a wider range of meanings in these texts and that tastefulness contributes to a wider cultural agenda.
Tastefulness and harmony, he insisted, must surround the pupils of California's public schools.
In this case, tastefulness threatens to smother "No Reservations" at every turn.
It collectively threw custard pies in the face of tastefulness.
This ensures originality, tastefulness and healthiness .
Much of the success of Comfort's books can be attributed to the illustrations by Charles Raymond and Christopher Foss, who achieved a balance between tastefulness and explicitness of ordinary but physically attractive couples at ease in their nakedness and obviously enjoying a variety of different styles of intercourse.
My objections to this material are not religiously nor politically based but are instead based on my sense of decency, tastefulness and on perhaps the appreciation of subtleness and finesse, none of which were apparent in either performance.
The overblown imagery of Firmilian and Balder may even raise questions about the tastefulness of Clough's lava image.
Before the album release date, Capitol records had second thoughts about the tastefulness of the cover and decided to recall all copies and re- issue them in a more conventional sleeve.