in secret
phrasal in a private place or manner

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • in secret — {adv. phr.} In a private or secret way; in a hidden place. * /The miser buried his gold in secret and no one knows where it is./ * /The robbers went away in secret after dark./ Compare: IN PRIVATE …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in secret — {adv. phr.} In a private or secret way; in a hidden place. * /The miser buried his gold in secret and no one knows where it is./ * /The robbers went away in secret after dark./ Compare: IN PRIVATE …   Dictionary of American idioms

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