Synonyms of private in English:



  • 1 his private plane
    personal, own, individual, special, exclusive, privately owned
    his private plane
    [Antonyms] public
  • 6 we can be private here
    undisturbed, uninterrupted; alone, by ourselves
  • 7 the governor attended in a private capacity
    unofficial, personal
    the governor attended in a private capacity
    [Antonyms] official
  • 8 private industry
    independent; privatized, denationalized; commercial, private-enterprise
    private industry
    [Antonyms] public nationalized


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in private

I'll tell you later, in private in secretsecretlyprivatelybehind closed doorsin camerain confidenceconfidentiallybetween ourselvesentre nousoff the record formalsub rosa

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