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discreet

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1 having or showing good judgment and restraint especially in conduct or speech
  • he was very discreet, only saying what was necessary

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2 not readily seen or noticed
  • with a discreet gesture, she signalled to her husband that she was ready to leave the party

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The first known use of discreet was in the 14th century

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“Discreet.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/discreet. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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