Discreter vs Discreet - What's the difference?

discreter | discreet |


As an adjective discreet is

respectful of privacy or secrecy; quiet; diplomatic.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

discreter

Not English

Discreter has no English definition. It may be misspelled.

discreet

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Respectful of privacy or secrecy; quiet; diplomatic.
  • With a discreet gesture, she reminded him to mind his manners.
    John just doesn't understand that laughing at Mary all day is not very discreet .
  • Not drawing attention, anger or challenge; inconspicuous.
  • Usage notes

    * Do not confuse with discrete .

    Derived terms

    * discreetly * discretion

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