Translation of "discretion" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun [ U ] uk us /dɪˈskreʃən/

when someone is careful not to cause embarrassment or attract too much attention, especially by keeping something secret

ölçülü davranma, itidal gösterme, dikkat, ihtiyat
You can rely on my discretion.
→ Opposite indiscretion (indiscreet)

the right to decide something

akıl, sağ duyu
Students can be expelled at the discretion of the head teacher (= if the head teacher decides it).

(Translation of “discretion” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)