Bedeutung von "secret" - als Fremdsprache


noun [ C ] uk us /ˈsiːkrət/

B1 something that you tell no one about or only a few people:

I'm having a party for him but it's a secret.
Can you keep a secret?
the secret

B2 the best way of achieving something:

That's the secret to making a good cocktail.
So what's the secret of your success?
in secret

B2 without telling other people:

For years they met in secret.

(Definition von "secret noun" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)