Definitions for indiscretionˌɪn dɪˈskrɛʃ ən

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

in•dis•cre•tionˌɪn dɪˈskrɛʃ ən(n.)

  1. lack of discretion; imprudence.

  2. an indiscreet act, remark, etc.

Origin of indiscretion:

1300–50; ME < LL

Princeton's WordNet

  1. indiscretion, injudiciousness(noun)

    the trait of being injudicious

  2. indiscretion, peccadillo(noun)

    a petty misdeed


  1. indiscretion(Noun)

    The quality or state of being indiscreet; want of discretion; imprudence; rashness.

  2. indiscretion(Noun)

    An indiscreet or imprudent act; indiscreet behavior.

  3. indiscretion(Noun)

    A brief sexual liaison.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Indiscretion(noun)

    the quality or state of being indiscreet; want of discretion; imprudence

  2. Indiscretion(noun)

    an indiscreet act; indiscreet behavior


  1. Indiscretion

    "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.

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