Meaning of DISCRETION in English


n. 25B6; noun

you can rely on his discretion : CIRCUMSPECTION, carefulness, caution, wariness, chariness, guardedness; TACT, tactfulness, diplomacy, delicacy, sensitivity, prudence, judiciousness.

honorary fellowships awarded at the discretion of the council : CHOICE, option, preference, disposition, volition; pleasure, liking, wish, will, inclination, desire.

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