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in private

Definition of in private in English:

With no one else present: I’ve got to talk to you in private
More example sentences
  • The judge was today hearing a bail application on Colin's behalf in private.
  • There is even a coffee table and two armchairs if you want to chat with your girlfriend in private.
  • Rome has an obsession with secrecy - a lot goes on in private but it need not.
in secret, secretly, in secrecy, privately, behind closed doors, in camera, with no one else present;
Latin sub rosa;
French entre nous, à huis clos
See parent entry: private
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