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English definition of “secret”

secret

adjective     /ˈsiːkrət/
B1 If something is secret, other people are not allowed to know about it: a secret affair/meeting I'll tell you but you must keep it secret.Secrecy and privacy
secret admirer/drinker, etc someone who does something or feels something without telling other people about itSecrecy and privacy
secretly adverb B1 He secretly taped their conversation. → See also top-secret
(Definition of secret adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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