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discreet
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Ulysses
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  • The priest’s grey nimbus in a niche where he dressed discreetly.
  • Bequests also: to the P.P. for the time being in his absolute discretion.
  • Nice discreet place to be next some girl.
  • He passed, discreetly buttoning, down the aisle and out through the main door into the light.
  • The caretaker hung his thumbs in the loops of his gold watchchain and spoke in a discreet tone to their vacant smiles.
  • Rest suddenly possessed the discreet vaulted cell, rest of warm and brooding air.
  • LYSTER: (In quakergrey kneebreeches and broadbrimmed hat, says discreetly) He is our friend.
  • A few moments later saw our two noctambules safely seated in a discreet corner only to be greeted by stares from the decidedly miscellaneous collection of waifs and strays and other nondescript specimens of the genus homo already there engaged in eating and drinking diversified by conversation for whom they seemingly formed an object of marked curiosity.

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  • I trust her to be discreet.
  • You can count on her to be discreet.

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