a well-kept secret

something that some people know about but do not share with everyone

This beautiful little restaurant has been a well-kept secret until now.


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  • (a) well-kept secret — a well kept secret phrase something that some people know about but do not share with everyone This beautiful little restaurant has been a well kept secret until now. Thesaurus: secrets and secretivenesssynonym Main entry: well kept …   Useful english dictionary

  • well-kept — adj 1.) a well kept building or garden is very well cared for and looks neat and clean 2.) a well kept secret is known only to a few people …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • well-kept — adjective a well kept place such as a house or yard looks good because someone often works on its appearance well kept secret a fact that some people know but do not share with everyone …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • well-kept — also well kept 1) ADJ GRADED A well kept building, street, garden, or other place is always neat and tidy because it is carefully looked after. ...two idyllic thatched cottages with well kept gardens. ...broad, well kept streets. 2) ADJ GRADED:… …   English dictionary

  • well-kept — adjective 1 a well kept building or garden is very well cared for and looks neat and clean 2 a well kept secret is known only to a few people …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • well-kept — UK / US adjective a well kept place such as a house or garden looks good because someone often works on its appearance • a well kept secret …   English dictionary

  • ˌwell-ˈkept — adj a well kept place looks good because someone looks after it carefully • well kept secret a fact that some people know but do not share with everyone[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • well-kept — adj. Well kept is used with these nouns: ↑secret …   Collocations dictionary

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