Synonyms for Discreet:
tight-lipped, chary, wise, wary, observant of decencies, noncommittal, close-mouthed, reserved, trustworthy, heedful, uncommunicative, unobtrusive, not rash, strategic, attentive, close-lipped, civil, sagacious, secretive, reticent, guarded, well-judged, decorous, sensible.
•cautious, sensible (adjective)
prudent, watchful, discriminating, wary, wise, conservative, strategic, reasonable, tactful, discerning, restrained, chary, judicious, heedful, attentive, safe, sagacious, temperate, diplomatic, observant, guarded, circumspect, not rash, considerate, noncommittal, careful, reserved, politic, thoughtful, civil, moderate.
safe, judicious, circumspect, discriminatory, considerate, solicitous, thoughtful, mindful, watchful, discretionary, politic, diplomatic, cautious, careful, observant, prudent.
thoughtful, sensitive, discriminating, judicious, discerning, tactful.
n.systematic, painstaking, meticulous, organized, thorough, methodical, provident, exact. slight, little, minuscule, delicate, microscopic, minute, small, ability, tiny, diminutive, midget. •discreet (noun)
tactful, discerning, prudent, circumspect, restrained, unostentatious, modest.
Usage examples for discreet
But her aunt was a discreet woman, and it was generally understood that Margie had taken advantage of the pause in the fashionable season to visit some distant relatives, and if ever any one coupled her flight and the departure of Castrani together, it was not made the subject of remark. – The Fatal Glove by Clara Augusta Jones Trask