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discreet
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Measure for Measure
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  • Give me your hand; I’ll privily away: I love the people, But do not like to stage me to their eyes: Though it do well, I do not relish well Their loud applause and ’aves’ vehement: Nor do I think the man of safe discretion That does affect it.

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

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