discreet definition

  • adjective:
    • Marked by, exercising, or showing prudence and sensible self-restraint in address and behavior; circumspect.
    • free of ostentation or pretension; small.
    • Respectful of privacy or privacy; quiet; diplomatic.
    • Not attracting interest, anger or challenge; hidden.
    • Possessed of discernment, especially in avoiding mistake or wicked, and in the adaptation of way to finishes; wise; sagacious; judicious; not rash or heedless; cautious.
    • Differing; distinct.
    • unobtrusively perceptive and sympathetic
    • marked by prudence or modesty and wise self-restraint
    • Marked by, working out, or showing prudence and smart self-restraint in speech and behavior; circumspect.
    • clear of ostentation or pretension; modest.
    • Respectful of privacy or privacy; peaceful; diplomatic.
    • maybe not attracting interest, anger or challenge; inconspicuous.
    • Possessed of discernment, especially in preventing error or bad, as well as in the adaptation of way to stops; sensible; sagacious; judicious; not rash or heedless; cautious.
    • Differing; distinct.
    • heedful of potential consequences
    • unobtrusively perceptive and sympathetic
    • marked by prudence or modesty and smart self-restraint
    • heedful of potential effects
  • others:
    • Distinct; distinguishable; discrete. See discrete, the usual spelling within good sense.
    • Wise or judicious in avoiding blunders or faults, or perhaps in selecting the best methods to achieve an intention; prudent; circumspect; cautious; wary; not rash.
    • Civil; polite.
    • Synonyms See list under careful.
    • Distinct; distinguishable; discrete. See discrete, the typical spelling within feeling.
    • Wise or judicious while we are avoiding mistakes or faults, or in choosing the right means to achieve an intention; wise; circumspect; cautious; wary; not rash.
    • Civil; polite.
    • Synonyms See list under careful.

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