6 Letters
4 Consonants
2 Vowels
2 Syllables
Origin/Roots
Middle English
Type Of Speech
You can use secret as a noun or as a adjective satellite in a sentence.
Compound Words
A compound word, secret has more than one word within it. There's 2 words which are sec and ret.
School Grade
Secret is set as a grade three word that starts with s, ends with t, 2 syllables, 2 vowels and 6 letters.
Word Information
A 2 syllables noun with the letters c, e, r, s and t, 4 consonants, 2 vowels and 2 syllables. The starting characters are s, se, sec, secr, secre, and ending characters are t, et, ret, cret, ecret, with 6 letters..
Noun Examples
something that baffles understanding and cannot be explained;
"how it got out is a mystery";
"it remains one of nature's secrets"
information known only to a special group;
"the secret of Cajun cooking"
something that should remain hidden from others (especially information that is not to be passed on);
"the combination to the safe was a secret";
"he tried to keep his drinking a secret"
Adjective Satellite Examples
not openly made known;
"a secret marriage";
"a secret bride"
the next to highest level of official classification for documents
having an import not apparent to the senses nor obvious to the intelligence;
beyond ordinary understanding;
"mysterious symbols";
"the mystical style of Blake";
"occult lore";
"the secret learning of the ancients"
not expressed;
"secret (or private) thoughts"
conducted with or marked by hidden aims or methods;
"clandestine intelligence operations";
"cloak-and-dagger activities behind enemy lines";
"hole-and-corner intrigue";
"secret missions";
"a secret agent";
"secret sales of arms";
"surreptitious mobilizati
indulging only covertly;
"a closet alcoholic";
"closet liberals"
communicated covertly;
"their a secret signal was a wink";
"secret messages"
(of information) given in confidence or in secret;
"closet information";
"this arrangement must be kept confidential";
"their secret communications"
hidden from general view or use;
"a privy place to rest and think";
"a secluded romantic spot";
"a secret garden"
designed to elude detection;
"a hidden room or place of concealment such as a priest hole";
"a secret passage";
"the secret compartment in the desk"
not open or public;
kept private or not revealed;
"a secret formula";
"secret ingredients";
"secret talks"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Secret"

There are 821 synonyms available. These are words that have a similar meaning, mean the same thing or have close definition to secret.

Synonym Definition
Abstracta concept or idea not associated with any specific instance
"he loved her only in the abstract--not in person"
Abstractiona general concept formed by extracting common features from specific examples
Abstrusedifficult to penetrate
incomprehensible to one of ordinary understanding or knowledge
"the professor''s lectures were so abstruse that students tended to avoid them"
"a deep metaphysical theory"
"some recondite problem in historiography"
Abstrusenessthe quality of being unclear or abstruse and hard to understand
Adamstreet names for methylenedioxymethamphetamine
Admirabilityadmirable excellence
Admirablenessadmirable excellence
Adventure Story
Allegoryan expressive style that uses fictional characters and events to describe some subject by suggestive resemblances
an extended metaphor
Amazebe a mystery or bewildering to
"This beats me!"
"Got me--I don''t know the answer!"
"a vexing problem"
"This question really stuck me"

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Anagrams

There are 2 anagrams from secret.

Anagram Definition
Secretsomething that baffles understanding and cannot be explained
"how it got out is a mystery"
"it remains one of nature''s secrets"
Resectsurgically remove a part of a structure or an organ

View English words with the unique letters used in secret. Words With The Letters Cerst

Derives

Secret derives from 16 words.

Word Definition
Amazebe a mystery or bewildering to
"This beats me!"
"Got me--I don''t know the answer!"
"a vexing problem"
"This question really stuck me"
Bafflea flat plate that controls or directs the flow of fluid or energy
Beatthe act of beating to windward
sailing as close as possible to the direction from which the wind is blowing
Bewilderbe a mystery or bewildering to
"This beats me!"
"Got me--I don''t know the answer!"
"a vexing problem"
"This question really stuck me"
Dumbfoundbe a mystery or bewildering to
"This beats me!"
"Got me--I don''t know the answer!"
"a vexing problem"
"This question really stuck me"
Flummoxbe a mystery or bewildering to
"This beats me!"
"Got me--I don''t know the answer!"
"a vexing problem"
"This question really stuck me"
Getmake children
"Abraham begot Isaac"
"Men often father children but don''t recognize them"
Gravelrock fragments and pebbles
Mystifymake mysterious
"mystify the story"
Nonplusbe a mystery or bewildering to
"This beats me!"
"Got me--I don''t know the answer!"
"a vexing problem"
"This question really stuck me"

Hypernyms

Secret has 1 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Perplexitytrouble or confusion resulting from complexity

Names With The Word "Secret"

1 names are spelled with secret.

Name Male Female
SecretNoYes


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