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Synonyms for indiscretion
ˌɪn dɪˈskrɛʃ ənin·dis·cre·tion

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  1. indiscretion

    misconduct, misbehavior, misdoing, misdeed, dereliction, delinquency, lapse, trip, slip, flaw, blot, omission, trespass, faux pas, peccadillo

    guilt, crime, innocence, good behavior, guiltlessness, incorruption, impeccability

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  1. indiscretion, injudiciousnessnoun

    the trait of being injudicious

    indiscreetness, injudiciousness, peccadillo

  2. indiscretion, peccadillonoun

    a petty misdeed

    injudiciousness, peccadillo

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  1. indiscretionnoun

    imprudence, inconsiderateness, rashness, folly

  2. indiscretionnoun

    mistake, FAUX PAS, indiscreet act, act of indiscretion

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  1. indiscretionnoun

    unwisdom, folly, imprudence, misstep, lapse

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  1. List of paraphrases for "indiscretion":

    intrusiveness, recklessness

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  1. Harold Macmillan:

    A Foreign Secretaryand this applies also to a prospective Foreign Secretaryis always faced with this cruel dilemma. Nothing he can say can do very much good, and almost anything he may say may do a great deal of harm. Anything he says that is not obvious is dangerous; whatever is not trite is risky. He is forever poised between the cliche and the indiscretion.

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