Spanish translation of “secret”
secret adjective /ˈsiːkrit/
› hidden from, unknown to, or not told to, other people
a secret agreement He kept his illness secret from everybody. secrecy noun › the state of being or the act of keeping secret
Apparently he’s been sworn to secrecy. secretive /-tiv/ adjective › inclined to conceal one’s activities, thoughts etc
reservado, callado, cauteloso
secretive behaviour/behavior. secretively adverb ›
He’s been behaving very secretively recently. secretiveness noun ›
secretly adverb › in such a way that others do not know, see etc
He secretly copied the numbers down in his notebook. secret agent noun › a spy.
secret police noun › a police force whose activities are kept secret and which is concerned mostly with political crimes.
in secret › secretly
This must all be done in secret. keep a secret › not to tell (something secret) to anyone else
guardar un secreto
You can’t trust her to keep a secret.