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"indiscreet" in British English

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indiscreetadjective

uk   us   /ˌɪn.dɪˈskriːt/
saying or doing things that ​tellpeople things that should be ​secret or that ​embarrasspeople: In an indiscreet ​moment, the ​presidentlet his ​genuineopinions be ​known. They have been ​rather indiscreet abouttheiraffair.
indiscreetly
adverb uk   us   /-li/
(Definition of indiscreet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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indiscreetadjective

 us   /ˌɪn·dɪˈskrit/
not ​careful in saying or doing things that should be ​keptsecret: It was indiscreet of you to ​mention the ​party – she hasn’t been ​invited.
(Definition of indiscreet from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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