HyperDic: secrete

English > 2 senses of the word secrete:
VERBbodysecrete, releasegenerate and separate from cells or bodily fluids
perceptionsecreteplace out of sight
secrete > pronunciation
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English > secrete: 2 senses > verb 1, body
Meaninggenerate and separate from cells or bodily fluids.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Example"secrete digestive juices"
Narrowerwatersecrete or form water, as tears or saliva
Broaderexude, exudate, transude, ooze out, oozeRelease (a liquid / liquid) in drops or small quantities
Spanishsecretar, segregar
Catalansecretar, segregar
Nounssecretionthe organic process of synthesizing and releasing some substance
secretorany of various organs that synthesize substances needed by the body and release it through ducts or directly into the bloodstream
English > secrete: 2 senses > verb 2, perception
Meaningplace out of sight; keep secret / secret.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"The money was secreted from his children"
Broaderhide, concealprevent from being seen or discovered
Spanishesconder, ocultar
Adjectivessecretiveinclined to secrecy or reticence about divulging information

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