Part of speech:

Differing; distinct.

Part of speech: adverb


Part of speech: noun


Part of speech: adjective

Wise in avoiding errors; judicious; prudent.

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Usage examples "discreet":

  1. There are most unusual conditions around us, and we must be very discreet. - "Boy Scouts in Mexico; or On Guard with Uncle Sam", G. Harvey Ralphson.
  2. I am not quite sure that it would be discreet to write to him, under the circumstances. - "The Black Robe", Wilkie Collins.
  3. I promise you that I'll be very discreet, Mr. Wynn, he assured me. - "The Red Symbol", John Ironside.