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Meaning of DISCREETNESS

Pronunciation:  di'skreetnes

 
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 Definition: 
  1. [n]  subtly skillful handling of a situation
  2. [n]  knowing how to avoid embarrassment or distress; "the servants showed great tact and discretion"
 

DISCREETNESS is a 12 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: circumspection, delicacy, diplomacy, discretion, finesse, prudence
 
 See Also: confidentiality, discernment, judgement, judgment, sagaciousness, sagacity, tact, tactfulness

 

 

 

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