(Of a rule or punishment) Of only moderate severity.
The definition of indirect is a person or thing that is not straight, or not direct and honest.
Based on or making use of figures of speech; metaphorical:
Assumed for effect; artificial
Requiring careful or tactful treatment:
Showing or having good feelings or good taste.
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