Definitions

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  • n. The state or quality of being discreet.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The quality of being discreet; discretion.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. subtly skillful handling of a situation
  • n. knowing how to avoid embarrassment or distress

Etymologies

discreet +‎ -ness (Wiktionary)

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