- bearing the classification secret.
- limited to persons authorized to use information documents, etc., so classified.
Origin of secret
SYNONYMS FOR secret
Examples from the Web for secret
In secret, before the referendum, the council went ahead and fluoridated the water anyway.
The death toll, which experts believe has been significantly undercut by secret burials, stands at 7,905.
Never mind the huge buildup of clandestine operatives and secret warriors since 9/11.
Afraid the Korean secret police would not believe his kidnapping story, Shin settled in Hollywood.Propaganda, Protest, and Poisonous Vipers: The Cinema War in Korea|Rich Goldstein|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Ziad and Sabrine dated in secret during their time at university.
Yet by secret intuition each of them divined something of what was in the heart of the other.Darkness and Dawn|Frederic W. Farrar
She listens, puzzled; perhaps a little frightened to be so much of a secret.Browning's Heroines|Ethel Colburn Mayne
He thought much of eternity, and was frequent in secret prayer.Sermons of Christmas Evans|Joseph Cross
It is not here, but in the pages of his Journal for ten years before, that we must search for the secret of d'Argenson's thought.The Marquis D'Argenson: A Study in Criticism|Arthur Ogle
Whatever his causes of complaint, they were of too delicate and secret a nature for seconds, bullets, and newspaper paragraphs!Alice, or The Mysteries, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
British Dictionary definitions for secret
Derived Formssecretly, adverb
Word Origin for secret
Idioms and Phrases with secret
see in secret; open secret.