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discreet
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The Fountainhead
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  • People were gaping at Wynand—discreetly and with practiced camouflage, but gaping nevertheless—and their attention included the two guests at Wynand’s table.
  • But didn’t you know that glass must be handled with discretion?
  • Either you’ve been very discreet or there haven’t been many.

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

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