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Definitions and Synonyms of secrete | Another word for secrete | What is secrete?

Definition 1: generate and separate from cells or bodily fluids - [verb of body]

Samples where secrete or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • secrete digestive juices
  • release a hormone into the blood stream

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(secrete is a kind of ...) release (a liquid) in drops or small quantities

"exude sweat through the pores"

(... is a kind of secrete ) secrete or form water, as tears or saliva

"My mouth watered at the prospect of a good dinner" "His eyes watered"

Definition 2: place out of sight; keep secret - [verb of perception]

Samples where secrete or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The money was secreted from his children

(secrete is a kind of ...) prevent from being seen or discovered

"hide the money"

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