Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
discreet /dis'kri:t/
  • tính từ
    • thận trọng, dè dặt; kín đáo (trong cách ăn nói)
    • biết suy xét, khôn ngoan
Concise Dictionary
+marked by prudence or modesty and wise self-restraint
+unobtrusively perceptive and sympathetic
+heedful of potential consequences

Thesaurus Dictionary
careful, cautious, prudent, judicious, considerate, guarded, tactful, diplomatic, circumspect, wary, chary, heedful, watchful, circumspect:
She has always been very discreet in her business dealings with me.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ adjective
careful in what you say or do, in order to keep sth secret or to avoid causing embarrassment or difficulty for sb
Synonym: TACTFUL
He was always very discreet about his love affairs. + You ought to make a few discreet enquiries before you sign anything. + A discreet glance at the clock told me the interview had lasted an hour.
discreetly adverb: She coughed discreetly to announce her presence.
discreet adj. (=/= indiscreet)
discretion n. (=/= indiscretion)

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