Example sentences for: discreetly

How can you use “discreetly” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • At the groin, the two sides of the jacket discreetly curve apart to unveil the wearer's own black-trouser-clad crotch.

  • They were each discussing it--not discreetly but not "publicly"--at a screening for critics of The Talented Mr. Ripley , and I'm certain that they didn't think some smartass like me would report the gist of their conversations to the world.

  • Common usage once allowed hat makers to find markets for many heterogeneous styles, for much discreetly suggestive fantasy in shape and trim.

  • The side halls have large collections of cast and carved Buddhist figures, including many Tantric statues whose more explicit features are discreetly draped in colorful silk scarves.

  • The paintings are hidden down discreetly marked passageways in darkened galleries.


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