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Synonyms for discreet
dɪˈskritdis·creet

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. discreet

    Synonyms:
    discerning, wise, prudent, circumspect, cautious, wary, regulative, sensible, judicious

    Antonyms:
    undiscerning, blind, foolish, imprudent, indiscreet, unrestrained, reckless, injudicious, silly

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  1. discreetadjective

    marked by prudence or modesty and wise self-restraint

    "his trusted discreet aide"; "a discreet, finely wrought gold necklace"

    Synonyms:
    circumspect, discerning

    Antonyms:
    tactless, blabby, imprudent, blabbermouthed, indiscreet, untactful, bigmouthed, talkative

  2. discerning, discreetadjective

    unobtrusively perceptive and sympathetic

    "a discerning editor"; "a discreet silence"

    Synonyms:
    apprehensive, circumspect, discerning

    Antonyms:
    talkative, untactful, imprudent, blabby, blabbermouthed, indiscreet, bigmouthed, tactless

  3. circumspect, discreetadjective

    heedful of potential consequences

    "circumspect actions"; "physicians are now more circumspect about recommending its use"; "a discreet investor"

    Synonyms:
    circumspect, discerning

    Antonyms:
    blabby, blabbermouthed, imprudent, untactful, bigmouthed, tactless, indiscreet, talkative

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. discreetadjective

    Synonyms:
    prudent, cautious, judicious, wise, circumspect, considerate, heedful, wary; not rash, heedless, or headlong

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  1. discreetadjective

    Synonyms:
    prudent, circumspect, wary, judicious

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How to use discreet in a sentence?

  1. Gabe Saglie:

    Be discreet with Christopher Elliott cash and refrain from drawing unwanted attention to the cash Christopher Elliott’re carrying.

  2. Cervantes:

    Poesy is a beauteous damsel, chaste, honourable, discreet, witty, retired, and who keeps herself within the limits of propriety. She is a friend of solitude; fountains entertain her, meadows console her, woods free her from ennui, flowers delight her; in short, she gives pleasure and instruction to all with whom she communicates.

  3. Pope Francis:

    The first experience went rather well because he’s a saintly and discreet man, and he handled it well, but in the future, things should be delineated more, or things should be made more explicit.

  4. Anthony Fauci:

    There was one very discreet stretch of the protein on the envelope that is really different than the other flaviviruses, that is like a big red flag.

  5. Lin Wei Liang:

    What we have here is much more invisible, discreet, something that you can wear just like a normal hoodie or jacket, and yet you can get that massage without people noticing.


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