discretely

1. in a way that is clearly separate from the rest or from other parts: 2. in…

Meaning of

discretely

in English


discretely


adverb


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in a way that is

clearly


separate

from the

rest

or from other

parts

:


In

general

, one can

speak

about the different

elements

of a

song

discretely (the

chorus

, the

verse

, the

bridge

).


He

criticizes

the

idea

that

subject


disciplines

can be discretely

identified

and

considered

in

isolation

.


Synonyms


See



discrete

Note:

Do not confuse with

discreetly

.

If it is

found

that

certain


elements

have not been

covered

in the

course

, then they can be

taught

discretely.

“Liberal

theology

” can

become

a

catch-all


term

for

various


tendencies

that should be

considered

discretely.

Although the

various


managerial


tasks

are

interlinked

, they are

described

discretely for

ease

of

reference

.

The

varied


attachments

can be

removed

and

washed

discretely.


Particular and individual


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(Definition of

discretely

from the

Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus


© Cambridge University Press)

Examples

of


discretely

discretely


The software then

discretely

transmits its findings by e-mail.

From

TIME


Still, young people can be seen

discretely

haggling for fireworks with lone vendors, the way someone might purchase illegal drugs on the street.


More examples


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So, we must introduce this way of being human

discretely

.


They have a plan which they usually work

discretely

.


It’s made of debris, which we call sand when it’s too small to think about

discretely

, though exactly what it consists of varies.


Instead, some grocery stores stashed them

discretely

in the shaving department among the razors and foams and after-shaves.


His eyes are red and puffy, and he

discretely

rubs the bridge of his nose with his thumb and forefinger.


All the gadgetry that keeps it squarely centered in its lane at precisely the speed you select is

discretely

incorporated into the car.

From

Wired


Then they can

discretely

review a list of best matches generated based on those requirements.


We can bring in a camera system, and we can follow players

discretely

.

From

Wired


The benefits are parceled out

discretely

to individuals in the population; both the recipient and the cost of the benefit are relatively easy to determine.


Armored cars and machinegun nests are

discretely

scattered about.


Think of it as a classic step-function (below), one where the jump from an offline mental model to an online one is

discretely

, substantially higher.


The goal is to unite an origami-like fish and a bird, which you do by piloting each

discretely

with left and right thumbsticks through target chains.

From

TIME



Discretely

disposing of the bodies of your enemies could be about to get slightly trickier, as scientists reckon they might have managed to identify the so-called “smell of death”.

These examples are from corpora and from sources on the web. Any opinions in the examples do not represent the opinion of the Cambridge Dictionary editors or of Cambridge University Press or its licensors.


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