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discreet
used in The Hound of the Baskervilles

3 uses
  • You are perfectly right to be wary and discreet.
    Chapter 7 — The Stapletons of Merripit House (36% in)
  • But the young maiden, being discreet and of good repute, would ever avoid him, for she feared his evil name.
    Chapter 2 — The Curse of the Baskervilles (17% in)
  • As it is, by an indiscreet eagerness, which was taken advantage of with extraordinary quickness and energy by our opponent, we have betrayed ourselves and lost our man.
    Chapter 4 — Sir Henry Baskerville (86% in)

There are no more uses of "discreet" in The Hound of the Baskervilles.

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