the trait of being injudicious
a petty misdeed
The quality or state of being indiscreet; want of discretion; imprudence; rashness.
An indiscreet or imprudent act; indiscreet behavior.
A brief sexual liaison.
the quality or state of being indiscreet; want of discretion; imprudence
an indiscreet act; indiscreet behavior
Origin: [Pref. in- not + discretion: cf. F. indiscrtion.]
"Indiscretion" is the 77th episode of the television series Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, the fifth episode of the fourth season. This episode introduces the character Tora Ziyal, the half-Bajoran daughter of Gul Dukat, and marks the first appearance of the Breen.
The numerical value of indiscretion in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of indiscretion in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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A Foreign Secretaryand this applies also to a prospective Foreign Secretaryis always faced with this cruel dilemma. Nothing he can say can do very much good, and almost anything he may say may do a great deal of harm. Anything he says that is not obvious is dangerous; whatever is not trite is risky. He is forever poised between the cliche and the indiscretion.
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