|1.||[ adjective ] heedful of potential consequences|
"circumspect actions" "physicians are now more circumspect about recommending its use" "a discreet investor"
|2.||[ adjective ] unobtrusively perceptive and sympathetic|
"a discerning editor" "a discreet silence"
|3.||[ adjective ] marked by prudence or modesty and wise self-restraint|
"his trusted discreet aide" "a discreet, finely wrought gold necklace
|Related terms:||indiscreet prudent modest|