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Synonyms for Private
ˈpraɪ vɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. private, buck private, common soldier(adj)

    an enlisted man of the lowest rank in the Army or Marines

    "our prisoner was just a private and knew nothing of value"

    Synonyms:
    buck private, common soldier, private

    Antonyms:
    unrestricted, impersonal, unexclusive, open, semipublic, national, public, state-supported, in the public eye(p), outward

  2. private(adj)

    confined to particular persons or groups or providing privacy

    "a private place"; "private discussions"; "private lessons"; "a private club"; "a private secretary"; "private property"; "the former President is now a private citizen"; "public figures struggle to maintain a private life"

    Synonyms:
    secret, individual(a)

    Antonyms:
    in the public eye(p), public, national, state-supported, open, unrestricted, outward, semipublic, impersonal, unexclusive

  3. private(adj)

    concerning things deeply private and personal

    "private correspondence"; "private family matters"

    Synonyms:
    secret, individual(a)

    Antonyms:
    impersonal, unrestricted, state-supported, open, in the public eye(p), semipublic, public, national, unexclusive, outward

  4. individual(a), private(adj)

    concerning one person exclusively

    "we all have individual cars"; "each room has a private bath"

    Antonyms:
    semipublic, public, impersonal, unrestricted, in the public eye(p), state-supported, outward, unexclusive, open, national

  5. secret, private(adj)

    not expressed

    "secret (or private) thoughts"

    Synonyms:
    underground, occult, private, surreptitious, individual(a), undercover, hugger-mugger, hush-hush, secret, mysterious, mystic, hidden, privy, clandestine, secluded, cloak-and-dagger, orphic, unavowed, confidential, hole-and-corner(a), mystical

    Antonyms:
    in the public eye(p), unrestricted, impersonal, national, outward, public, semipublic, open, unexclusive, state-supported

Wiktionary

  1. private(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    private parts, bit, personal, secluded

    Antonyms:
    public

  2. private(noun)

    Pertaining to the genitalia.

    private parts.

    Synonyms:
    personal, secluded

    Antonyms:
    public

  3. private(noun)

    Belonging to, concerning, or accessible only to an individual person or a specific group.

    Her address is private, you can't have it.

    Synonyms:
    private parts, bit, personal, secluded

    Antonyms:
    public

  4. private(noun)

    Not in governmental office or employment.

    He quit public life, living quietly as a private citizen.

    Synonyms:
    bit, private parts, secluded, personal

    Antonyms:
    public

  5. private(adjective)

    Not publicly known; not open; secret.

    The identity of the beneficiaries of the trust is private.

    Synonyms:
    bit, private parts, personal, secluded

    Antonyms:
    public

  6. private(adjective)

    Protected from view or disturbance by others; secluded.

    Can we go someplace more private?

    Synonyms:
    secluded, personal

    Antonyms:
    public

  7. private(adjective)

    Intended only for the use of an individual, group, or organization.

    private papers

    Synonyms:
    personal, secluded

    Antonyms:
    public

  8. private(adjective)

    Not accessible by the public.

    private property.

    Synonyms:
    personal, secluded

    Antonyms:
    public

  9. private(adjective)

    Not traded by the public.

    private corporation.

    Synonyms:
    personal, secluded

    Antonyms:
    public

  10. private(adjective)

    Secretive; reserved.

    He is a very private person.

    Synonyms:
    secluded, personal

    Antonyms:
    public

  11. private(adjective)

    Not shared with another patient.

    Synonyms:
    personal, secluded

    Antonyms:
    public

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. private

    Synonyms:
    special, peculiar, individual, secret, not public, retired, privy

    Antonyms:
    general, public, open, unconcealed

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. private(n.)

    Synonyms:
    secluded, retired, sequestered, isolated

  2. private(n.)

    Synonyms:
    individual, personal, special, peculiar, particular

  3. private(n.)

    Synonyms:
    secret, privy, CLANDESTINE, close

  4. private(n.)

    Synonyms:
    confidential, not to be disclosed or communicated

  5. private(n.)

    Synonyms:
    common soldier

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. private(a)

    Synonyms:
    personal, individual, secret, secluded, covert, sequestered, hidden, unrevealed

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How to use Private in a sentence?

  1. Chief Executive Antonio Horta-Osorio:

    The economy has remained resilient, that is evidenced by the very low levels of corporate debt, low levels of private debt, low unemployment and the highest employment numbers ever. So on the consumer side we don't see any signs of distress.

  2. Mike Ewald:

    Without scale, a fund won't matter as much to private equity sponsors.

  3. Edvaldo Santana:

    Only big private investors will be able to play. The state companies lack financing for this. When things calm down, the state companies will come back slowly.

  4. President Donald Trump on Saturday:

    I have to tell you, the throwing away of the masks, being in private business, the throwing away of the mask right away, they're throwing it away.

  5. John Kerry:

    The Palestinians've made no determinations about language, approaches, specific resolutions, any of that, this isn't the time to detail private conversations or speculate on a U.N. Security Council resolution that hasn't even been tabled no matter what pronouncements are made publicly about it.


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