|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (a.) Free from pretension; showing discernment; using judicious words that respect privacy; as, a discreet letter, especially in avoiding error or evil, and in the adaptation of means to ends; prudent; sagacious; judicious; not rash or heedless; cautious.
2. (a.) Differing; distinct.
Discreet (9 Occurrences)
1 Timothy 3:2 The overseer then must be irreproachable, husband of one wife, sober, discreet, decorous, hospitable, apt to teach; (DBY)
Titus 1:8 but hospitable, a lover of goodness, discreet, just, pious, temperate, (DBY)
Titus 2:2 that the elder men be sober, grave, discreet, sound in faith, in love, in patience; (DBY)
Titus 2:5 To be discreet, chaste, keepers at home, good, obedient to their own husbands, that the word of God be not blasphemed. (KJV DBY WBS)
Titus 2:6 In the same way exhort the younger men to be discreet, (WEY DBY)
Genesis 41:33 "Now therefore let Pharaoh look for a discreet and wise man, and set him over the land of Egypt. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS RSV)
Genesis 41:39 Pharaoh said to Joseph, "Because God has shown you all of this, there is none so discreet and wise as you. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS RSV)
1 Chronicles 26:14 And the lot eastward fell to Shelemiah. Then for Zechariah his son, a discreet counsellor, they cast lots; and his lot came out northward. (ASV JPS)
Proverbs 26:16 A sluggard is wiser in his own eyes than seven men that answer discreetly. (Root in DBY NAS RSV NIV)