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discreetly

General Crossword Questions for “discreetly”

  • Prudently involved the city elders

Encyclopedia

  • Discreetly Mine is an American thoroughbred race horse. Foaled in 2007, he burst onto the scene when he won the Risen Star Stakes in Mid February Bred in Kentucky by E. Paul Robsham, Discreetly Mine was sired by Mineshaft (by A.P. Indy), who was voted the 2003 American Horse. — “Discreetly Mine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • The Complete Manual of Suicide (完全自殺マニュアル, Kanzen Jisatsu Manyuaru, Complete Suicide Manual?) is a Japanese book written by Wataru Tsurumi. — “The Complete Manual of Suicide - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Please observe Wikipedia:Etiquette and Talk Page Etiquette in disputes. If by "work discreetly" you mean: "give this no more noise than strictly needed", of course, work as discreetly as possible. — “Wikipedia:Mediation Cabal/Cases/2006-07-16 impossible”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • Round the house he hurried, led by a pungent smell of burned sugar, and Mr. Scott strolled after him, with a queer look on his face. He paused discreetly at a distance when Brooke disappeared, but he could both see and hear, and being a bachelor, enjoyed the prospect mightily. — “Little Women” by Louisa M. Alcott
  • Most of them came from her, though it was the ship doctor who discreetly suggested to me that I had better refrain from manifestations of affection. — “The Good Soldier” by Ford Madox Ford
  • A legitimate proceeding is cold, heavy, and constrained, and not fit to make head against a headstrong and unbridled proceeding. 'Tis known to be to this day cast in the dish of those two great men, Octavius and Cato, in the two civil wars of Sylla and Caesar, that they would rather suffer their country to undergo the last extremities, than relieve their fellow-citizens at the expense of its laws, or be guilty of any innovation; for in truth, in these last necessities, where there is no other remedy, it would, peradventure, be more discreetly done, to stoop and yield a little to receive the blow, than, by opposing without possibility of doing good, to give occasion to violence to trample all under foot; and better to make the laws do what they can, when they cannot do what they would. — “Essays” by Michel de Montaigne
  • Coldly now he returned M. de La Tour d'Azyr's greeting, and discreetly removed himself to go and join his friend. — “Sacaramouche” by Rafael Sabatini
  • But the manner of the speech, no less than the matter, was so fiery, that Miss Murdstone, without a word in answer, discreetly put her arm through her brother's, and walked haughtily out of the cottage; my aunt remaining in the window looking after them; prepared, I have no doubt, in case of the donkey's reappearance, to carry her threat into instant execution. — “David Copperfield” by Charles Dickens
  • Patrick discreetly kept in the background. — “The Three Musketeers” by Alexandre Dumas

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