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top secret

Of the utmost secrecy; not to be revealed to anyone, under any circumstances. Hyphenated if used as before a noun. It should go without saying that this information is top secret—do not mention it to anyone, not even your loved ones. The top-secret memo has been at the center of an ongoing controversy within the party over the past few months.
See also: secret, top

ˌtop ˈsecret

used to describe very secret government information: These defence plans are top secret, known only to a very few people.The file was marked TOP SECRET.
See also: secret, top
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2) The primary difference between secret and top secret information is the method by which the information is collected.
Some idea of how seriously our national security was already compromised back then can be surmised by the fact that these two subversives, along with many kindred spirits, had enjoyed access to our nation's top secrets.
A Granada spokeswoman says the final series will finish with the death of one of the characters but the ending will not be chosen until the last minute and will be kept a top secret
A MoD memo dated March, 1963, said: 'Unfortunately, when these papers were despatched it was not noticed that four of them were graded TOP SECRET.
As for some of the other projects that he is working on, he declined to discuss them -- again, top secret.
Supported OS/390 security packages include RACF, CA-ACF2 and CA Top Secret.
President-elect Donald Trump reportedly wants his oldest children to have top secret security clearances even though nepotism rules prevent them from being hired to work in the White House.
The specialized tablet combines the portability of a tablet and the power of a laptop, along with the ability to secure data up to Top Secret (United Kingdom and Canada) and Secret (NATO) accredited levels.
It read: 'Johnny Depp is top secret and cannot be discussed this evening.
London, Feb 4 ( ANI ): Top secret Nazi documents have revealed that German troops plotted Britain's invasion by using pictures from post cards and calendars.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Redhack, a group of Turkish hackers, released a series of cables revealing that Turkey's top secret gendarmerie intelligence service was aware of Reyhanli blasts in Hatay province by the terrorist al-Nusra group.
It partially lifted the moratorium in May, but was still not accepting applications for Top Secret clearances.
Deftly presenting mathematics essentials to children, "Math Challenge" is a superbly produced DVD series featuring Matt Mattics, a Top Secret Agent on a mission to protect the world from the evil scientist known as Dr.
Where they ride is top secret, not for public consumption.
This picture shows Britain's top secret flying Jeep from World War II