Discretion synonyms

dĭ-skrĕsh'ən

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Thinking beforehand or in advance, planning; prior or previous consideration; premeditation.
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Cautious or prudent conduct
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(Countable) A piece of wise advice.
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Thoughtful regard or provision for the future; prudent forethought
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The ability to deal with embarrassing situations carefully and without doing or saying anything that will annoy or upset other people; careful consideration in dealing with others to avoid giving offense; the ability to say the right thing.
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Careful management; economy
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A cautious action; a precaution:
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Cautious or prudent conduct
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The state of being careful.
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The state or condition of being guarded.
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A tract of land reserved, or set apart, for a particular purpose; as, the Connecticut Reserve in Ohio, originally set apart for the school fund of Connecticut; the Clergy Reserves in Canada, for the support of the clergy.
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Lack of care.
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An unwise or indiscreet act.
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(Mathematics) A condition that a solution to an optimization problem must satisfy.
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Decorum is defined as appropriate, polite behavior in society.
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Regard for or interest in someone or something:
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A treatment or account:
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Previous caution or care; caution previously employed to prevent mischief or secure good; as, his life was saved by precaution.
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Common sense.
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The capital and largest city of Rhode Island, in the northeast part of the state on Narragansett Bay. It was founded by Roger Williams in 1636 as a haven for religious dissenters and became prosperous as a port in the 1700s. Providence was joint capital with Newport until 1900.
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The state of being judicious
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The definition of maturity is adulthood, or is the state of being fully developed, or the time when a note is due and payable.
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A feeling of excessive concern.
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Sensitivity to what is proper; propriety.
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Something chosen or available as a choice.
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One's intention or decision; someone's orders or commands. [from 9th c.]
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(Law) The act of determining, as in courts of law, what is conformable to law and justice; also, the determination, decision, or sentence of a court, or of a judge.
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Indiscretion is defined as lack of good judgment with what you say or do.
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Quality of being forehanded.
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The quality of having foresight
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The condition of being forethoughtful
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Pleasure means the state of being pleased, delighted or gratified.
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The exercise of good judgment or common sense in practical matters
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(Hurling) The usual means of restarting play after a foul is committed, where the non-offending team restarts from where the foul was committed.
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(Uncountable) control or caution; reserve
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The act of deliberating, or of weighing and examining the reasons for and against a choice or measure; careful consideration; mature reflection.
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The quality or an instance of being sagacious; penetrating intelligence and sound judgment
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Focused alertness, quick-thinking resourcefulness, stability of thought and feeling, or good sense, especially in spite of circumstances which are distracting, stressful, or otherwise challenging.
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The quality of being uncommunicative.
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The habit of keeping secrets.
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A characteristic disposition or tendency to act in a certain way; a propensity:
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(Law) A priority of payment given to one or more creditors by an insolvent debtor.
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The quality or state of being wary
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Tact or skill in dealing with people:
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The power, right, or liberty to choose; option:
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Circumspect is defined as cautious and unwilling to take risks.
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Careful or wise in handling practical matters; exercising good judgment or common sense:
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Silent or uncommunicative; disinclined to speak readily, often, specif., habitually so
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Silent; temperamentally untalkative; disinclined to speak.
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(Philos.) Freedom to choose; freedom from compulsion or constraint
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Moderation is defined as avoiding excess or extremes.
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Power or ability to coerce.
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(Psychiatry) An act or ritual that a person feels compelled to perform repeatedly, often to reduce the distress caused by an obsession.
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The ability to distinguish; judgement.
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Freedom of decision or of choice between alternatives
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The state or quality of being discreet.
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Full of caution; careful to avoid danger; circumspect; wary
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Having, applying, or showing sound judgment; wise and careful
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(Archaic) Sagacious in promoting a policy; ingenious in devising and advancing a system of management; devoted to a scheme or system rather than to a principle; hence, in a good sense, wise; prudent; sagacious
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A method of leading up to a tenace, as in bridge, in order to prevent an opponent from winning the trick with an intermediate card.
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Privacy is the state of being free from public scrutiny or from having your secrets or personal information shared.
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