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also: feminine: secrète
Pronunciation: / səkʀɛ /, / ɛt /

Translation of secret in English:


nom masculin

  • 5 (prison) See examples: mettre quelqu'un/être au secret
    to put somebody/to be in solitary confinement
  • 7 (mécanisme)
    secret mechanism
    une serrure à secret
    a secret lock


secret bancaire

  • (Finance, Droit)
    bank confidentiality

secret d'État

  • (Politique)
    State secret

secret de fabrication

  • industrial secret

secret de Polichinelle

secret professionnel

  • (Droit)
    professional confidentiality
    être tenu au secret professionnel
    to be sworn to professional confidentiality

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