the Secret Service

Definition of the Secret Service

  1. :  a U.S. government department in charge of protecting elected leaders of the U.S. and visiting leaders

Word by Word Definitions

secretplay Secret
  1. :  kept from knowledge or view :  hidden

    :  marked by the habit of discretion :  closemouthed

    :  working with hidden aims or methods :  undercover

  1. :  something kept hidden or unexplained :  mystery

    :  something kept from the knowledge of others or shared only confidentially with a few

    :  a method, formula, or process used in an art or operation and divulged only to those of one's own company or craft :  trade secret

serviceplay Service
  1. :  the occupation or function of serving

    :  employment as a servant

    :  the work performed by one that serves

  1. :  to perform services for: such as

    :  to repair or provide maintenance for

    :  to meet interest and sinking fund payments on

  1. :  of or relating to the armed services

    :  used in serving or supplying

    :  intended for hard or everyday use

  1. :  an Old World tree (Sorbus domestica) resembling the related mountain ashes but having larger flowers and larger edible fruit

    :  a related Old World tree (S. torminalis) with bitter fruits


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