- 1Intended to be kept secret: confidential information knowledge that was privileged and confidentialMore example sentences
- The first public interest is the preservation of the right of organisations, as of individuals, to keep secret confidential information.
- We have received much more confidential and secret information than this in my time on this and other courts.
- Yes, because that does not seek to protect only confidential information or trade secrets.
- 1.1(Of a person’s tone of voice) indicating that what one says is private or secret: he dropped his voice to a confidential whisperMore example sentences
- Have you, they ask in confidential tones, recently bought an item for close to £500 online?
- You get this letter which starts in a very confidential tone.
- He said it just as he had before, in a confidential whisper.
- 1.2Entrusted with private or restricted information: a confidential secretaryMore example sentences
- And as a precondition, he insisted on bringing her with him to the CIA as his confidential assistant.
- And it's perfectly understandable why he would want to choose someone of compatible political views to be his confidential assistant.
- At the end of a year his master, well satisfied with his conduct, received him into his house, and subsequently made him his confidential assistant.
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- Since we work with a number of high profile companies, confidentiality is of the utmost importance.
- However, there are certain exemptions if company confidentiality might be breached.
- In all fairness, we protect these notes to ensure the confidentiality of our informants.