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Noun (futsuumeishi)
NA-adjective/adjectival noun (keiyodoshi)
May take the particle 'no'
secret, secrecy, confidentiality, privacymystère, secret

secret, mystery
Buddhist term
esoteric teachingsGeheimnis

ON: KUN: ひ.める, ひそ.か, かく.す
secret, conceal

ON: ミツKUN: ひそ.か
secrecy, density (pop), minuteness, carefulness

Example sentences
私は彼女に取り入ってうまく秘密を聞き出した。Parts: (わたし), 彼女 (かのじょ), 取り入る (とりいる), 旨く (うまく), 秘密 (ひみつ), 聞き出す (ききだす)I charmed a secret out of her.

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