Definition of indiscreet
: not discreet : imprudent an indiscreet comment
Examples of indiscreet in a sentence
telling a friend's secrets is indiscreet, and unkind as well
Origin and Etymology of indiscreet
Middle English indiscrete, from Late Latin indiscretus, from Latin, indistinguishable, from in- + discretus, past participle of discernere to separate — more at discern
First Known Use: 15th century
INDISCREET Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of indiscreet for English Language Learners
: not having or showing good judgment : revealing things that should not be revealed : not discreet; also : not polite
INDISCREET Defined for Kids
Definition of indiscreet for Students
: not having or showing good judgment : revealing things that should not be revealed He is indiscreet about his friend's secrets.
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up indiscreet? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).