indiscreet


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in·dis·creet

 (ĭn′dĭ-skrēt′)
adj.
Lacking discretion; injudicious: an indiscreet remark.

in′dis·creet′ly adv.
in′dis·creet′ness n.

indiscreet

(ˌɪndɪˈskriːt)
adj
not discreet; imprudent or tactless
ˌindisˈcreetly adv
ˌindisˈcreetness n

in•dis•creet

(ˌɪn dɪˈskrit)

adj.
not discreet; lacking prudence, good judgment, or circumspection: an indiscreet remark.
[1375–1425]
in`dis•creet′ly, adv.
in`dis•creet′ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.indiscreet - lacking discretion; injudicious; "her behavior was indiscreet at the very best"
discreet - marked by prudence or modesty and wise self-restraint; "his trusted discreet aide"; "a discreet, finely wrought gold necklace"

indiscreet

indiscreet

adjective
Translations
غَيْر حَكيم ، غير مُتَبَصِّرغَيْر مُتَحَفِّظ
indiskrétnínerozvážný
åbenmundetindiskretuforsigtiguklog
indiszkréttapintatlan
lausmállógætinn
nesantūrumasnesantūrus
neapdomīgsnetaktisks
indiskrétny

indiscreet

[ˌɪndɪsˈkriːt] ADJ [person, remark, behaviour] → indiscreto
to be indiscreet about sthser indiscreto respecto a algo
it was indiscreet of her to mention itfue muy indiscreta or cometió una indiscreción mencionándolo

indiscreet

[ˌɪndɪˈskriːt] adj
[person] → indiscret/ète
to be indiscreet about sth → être indiscret/ète au sujet de qch
(= rash) [letter, email, remark, comment] → imprudent(e)

indiscreet

adjindiskret; (= tactless)taktlos, ohne Feingefühl; to be indiscreet about somethingin Bezug auf etw (acc)indiskret sein; he is too indiscreet ever to be a successful diplomatwegen seiner Neigung zu Indiskretionen wird er nie ein erfolgreicher Diplomat werden

indiscreet

[ˌɪndɪsˈkriːt] adj (tactless) → indiscreto/a; (incautious) → imprudente

indiscreet

(indiˈskriːt) adjective
1. giving too much information away. an indiscreet remark.
2. not wise or cautious. indiscreet behaviour.
ˌindiˈscretion (-ˈskreʃən) noun
References in classic literature ?
But Whiskey Dick, guiltily attributing the movement to his own indiscreet gesture, said, "Excuse me, miss," recovered himself by lightly dusting her shoulder with his handkerchief, as if to remove the impression, and her smile returned.
He was once indiscreet, but you will perhaps be so good as to overlook that.
She gently spoke his name, and the animal, an old pet and playmate of hers, instantly, wagging his tail, prepared to follow her, though apparently revolving much, in this simple dog's head, what such an indiscreet midnight promenade might mean.
I have done some indiscreet things in my day, but this thing of playing myself for a prophet was the worst.
685 was standing by the official table waiting to receive the precious official diploma which should prove to his German household and to his descendants that he had once been indiscreet enough to climb to the top of Mont Blanc.
Would it be indiscreet if he asked leave to set himself right personally with Miss Bygrave?
The old lady did not seem surprised at this indiscreet command.
At this question Hindbad was covered with confusion, and hanging down his head, replied, "My lord, I confess that, overcome by weariness and ill-humour, I uttered indiscreet words, which I pray you to pardon me.
These articles contain no provision for the case of offenses against the law of nations; and consequently leave it in the power of any indiscreet member to embroil the Confederacy with foreign nations.
He had, moreover, the great merit of not repeating his personal bons mots and of never speaking of his love-affairs, though his smiles and his airs and graces were delightfully indiscreet.
Should I be so indiscreet, her position would be even more unbearable than now, and the thought that she might feel that I was taking advantage of her helplessness, to influence her decision was the final argument which sealed my lips.
Vain and indiscreet, it was as easy to see through him as through a crystal.