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Definition of Secret

Secret
Secret Se"cret, n. [F. secret (cf. Pr. secret, Sp. & Pg. secreto, It. secreto, segreto), from L. secretum. See Secret, a.] 1. Something studiously concealed; a thing kept from general knowledge; what is not revealed, or not to be revealed. To tell our secrets is often folly; to communicate those of others is treachery. --Rambler.
Secret
Secret Se"cret, a. [F. secret (cf. Sp.& Pg. secreto, It. secreto, segreto), fr. L. secretus, p. p. of secrernere to put apart, to separate. See Certain, and cf. Secrete, Secern.] 1. Hidden; concealed; as, secret treasure; secret plans; a secret vow. --Shak. The secret things belong unto the Lord our God; but those things which are revealed belong unto us. --Deut. xxix. 29. 2. Withdraw from general intercourse or notice; in retirement or secrecy; secluded. There, secret in her sapphire cell, He with the Na["i]s wont to dwell. --Fenton. 3. Faithful to a secret; not inclined to divulge or betray confidence; secretive. [R.] Secret Romans, that have spoke the word, And will not palter. --Shak. 4. Separate; distinct. [Obs.] They suppose two other divine hypostases superior thereunto, which were perfectly secret from matter. --Cudworth. Syn: Hidden; concealed; secluded; retired; unseen; unknown; private; obscure; recondite; latent; covert; clandestine; privy. See Hidden.
Secret
Secret Se"cret, v. t. To keep secret. [Obs.] --Bacon.

Meaning of Secret from wikipedia

- Look up secret in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. A secret is information kept hidden. Secret or The Secret may also refer to: Secret, the 2012–2014 comic...
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- Look up secret agent in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. A secret agent is a covert agent engaged in espionage. The Secret Agent or Secret Agents may also...
- A secret service is a government agency, intelligence agency, or the activities of a government agency, concerned with the gathering of intelligence data...
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