adjective Date: 1916 secret, confidential

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hush-hush — /hush hush /, adj. highly secret or confidential: a hush hush political investigation. [1915 20; redupl. based on HUSH] * * * …   Universalium

  • hush-hush — [ US ˈÂ| Â|] adj informal very secret ▪ Everything was very hush hush …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • hush-hush — If something is hush hush it is confidential …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • hush-hush — adjective used for talking about official activities that very few people should know about …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • hush-hush — hush′ hush′ adj. highly secret or confidential …   From formal English to slang

  • hush-hush — [adj] secret clandestine, classified, closet, confidential, covert, dark, private, restricted, sub rosa*, surreptitious, undercover, under the table*; concept 576 Ant. known, public, revealed, told …   New thesaurus

  • hush-hush — ► ADJECTIVE informal ▪ highly secret or confidential …   English terms dictionary

  • hush-hush — [“haj haj] 1. mod. secret; undercover. □ The matter is so hush hush I can’t talk about it over the phone. □ What is all this hush hush stuff? 2. mod. secretly. □ They did it so hush hush that no one knew for a long time …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

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