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English adjective: discreet

1. discreet marked by prudence or modesty and wise self-restraint


SamplesHis trusted discreet aide.
A discreet, finely wrought gold necklace.


Antonymsindiscreet

2. discreet unobtrusively perceptive and sympathetic


SamplesA discerning editor.
A discreet silence.


Synonymsdiscerning


Similartactful


Antonymstactless, untactful

3. discreet heedful of potential consequences


SamplesCircumspect actions.
Physicians are now more circumspect about recommending its use.
A discreet investor.


Synonymscircumspect


Similarprudent


Antonymsimprudent









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