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secret

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈsiːkrət/
an important piece of information that only a few people know and that should not be told to anyone else: The ingredients of the drink are a closely-guarded secret. a national/military/state secret
→  See also trade secret
Translations of “secret”
in Arabic سِرّ…
in Korean 비밀, 비결…
in Malaysian rahsia…
in French secret…
in Turkish sır, esrar…
in Italian segreto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 秘密, 奧秘, 秘訣…
in Russian секрет, тайна…
in Polish tajemnica, sekret…
in Vietnamese bí quyết…
in Spanish secreto…
in Portuguese segredo…
in Thai เคล็ดลับ…
in German das Geheimnis…
in Catalan secret…
in Japanese 秘密, 機密, 内緒…
in Indonesian rahasia…
in Chinese (Simplified) 秘密, 奥秘, 秘诀…
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