Indiscreet vs Witless - What's the difference?

indiscreet | witless |


As adjectives the difference between indiscreet and witless

is that indiscreet is not discreet; wanting in discretion while witless is destitute of wit or understanding; wanting thought; hence, indiscreet; not under the guidance of judgment.

indiscreet

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Not discreet; wanting in discretion.
  • Derived terms

    * indiscreetly * indiscreetness

    Anagrams

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    witless

    English

    (Webster 1913)

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Destitute of wit or understanding; wanting thought; hence, indiscreet; not under the guidance of judgment.
  • Usage notes

    * This term is frequently found in phrases such as (term), (term), and so on.