secrecy - definition and synonyms

noun [uncountable] 

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/ˈsiːkrəsi/
  1. a situation in which you keep something secret, or the process of keeping something secret

    Discussions were to take place in total secrecy.

    shrouded/cloaked/veiled in secrecy:

    The Iraqi contract was shrouded in secrecy for months.

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