- bearing the classification secret.
- limited to persons authorized to use information documents, etc., so classified.
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The companies aren’t likely to reveal all the tricks and commercial secrets they used to make the vaccines, says Sanjay Mishra, a protein chemist and data scientist at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville.Here’s why COVID-19 vaccines like Pfizer’s need to be kept so cold|Tina Hesman Saey|November 20, 2020|Science News
Then there’s Jimin’s plaintive, cheery tenor, which always turns him into the cuddliest, secret-keeping member of your slumber party.BTS’s new album is sublime comfort pop for the soul in lockdown|Aja Romano|November 20, 2020|Vox
She starts keeping a lot of secrets from her mother, an academic secretary.The mind-boggling end of Susan Choi’s Trust Exercise, explained|Constance Grady|November 20, 2020|Vox
In college, I remember thinking if a celebrity like Diana can keep a secret like that, I can do it and no one will notice.What ‘The Crown’ got right in portraying Princess Diana’s bulimia: It let her voice be heard|Amanda Long|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
I wished Zelda would have been as vital and essential as Link throughout the story and that she would have revealed more secrets about herself, but that wasn’t to be for most of the game.‘Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity’: A semi-satisfying new piece of the ‘Zelda’ universe|Harold Goldberg|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
While many Hawaiians still secretly worshipped the old gods, kapu was dead as a public pillar of the social structure.
Britain refuses to listen, but has shocked the art world by secretly loaning one of the antiquities to Russia.Britain Has Lost Its Marbles: Elgin Loan Will Appease Putin|Geoffrey Robertson|December 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But secretly rooting for the good Israelis and wishing them success is one thing.The Inside Story of U.S. Meddling in Israel’s Elections|Aaron David Miller|December 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He proceeds to tease me, asking if our interview is “secretly a date?”My Bizarre Night With James Deen, Libertarian Porn Star|Emily Shire|November 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As other prisoners took advantage of the rehabilitation programs offered, Lane and Opperud secretly planned an escape.
He had not estimated that if Jean Baptiste sought his wife secretly, it must have been because he wished to avoid him.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
Seeing that this would not be conceded, he commenced to persecute Christians openly and secretly.
It is said that the governor has money taken from the royal treasury secretly at night.
Who among us would fail to believe what we have, perhaps, secretly wished for in our heart of hearts?The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
Mrs. Armine was fatigued by the journey, and by the long day at Denderah, which had secretly depressed her.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
British Dictionary definitions for secret
Derived forms of secretsecretly, adverb
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Idioms and Phrases with secret
see in secret; open secret.