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Translation of "secret" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective /ˈsiːkrit/
hidden from, unknown to, or not told to, other people secreto a secret agreement He kept his illness secret from everybody.
secrecy noun
the state of being or the act of keeping secret secreto, reserva 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
cautelosamente He’s been behaving very secretively recently.
secretiveness noun
secretly adverb
in such a way that others do not know, see etc en secreto He secretly copied the numbers down in his notebook.
secret agent noun
a spy. agente secreto
secret police noun
a police force whose activities are kept secret and which is concerned mostly with political crimes. policía secreta
in secret
secretly en secreto 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.
(Definition of secret from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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