noun. ['ˈsiːkrəsi'] the trait of keeping things secret.
Words that Rhyme with Secrecy
Example sentences of the word secrecy
1. Noun, singular or mass
Despite creating a government of democratic participation, the Constitution of the United States was drafted in secrecy.
This "secrecy rule" was adopted to avoid hearsay about the convention spreading across the country.
Quotes containing the word secrecy
1. Candidate Obama was either exceptionally naive or willfully disingenuous when he vowed to change the way Washington works. The very promise of Hope and Change was rooted in uprooting the Washington modus operandi. But instead of rejecting it, he embraced it all - the secrecy, the closed doors, the political favors, the near-criminal negligence.
- Reince Priebus
2. Secrecy is the chastity of friendship.
- Jeremy Taylor
3. CALVIN:This whole Santa Claus thing just doesn't make sense. Why all the secrecy? Why all the mystery?If the guy exists why doesn't he ever show himself and prove it?And if he doesn't exist what's the meaning of all this?HOBBES:I dunno. Isn't this a religious holiday? CALVIN:Yeah, but actually, I've got the same questions about God.
- Bill Watterson
noun. ['ˈsiːkrəsi'] the condition of being concealed or hidden.
- male parent