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Synonyms for confidential
ˌkɒn fɪˈdɛn ʃəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. confidential(adj)

    entrusted with private information and the confidence of another

    "a confidential secretary"

    Synonyms:
    secret

    Antonyms:
    distant, public, unclassified, remote

  2. confidential, secret(adj)

    (of information) given in confidence or in secret

    "this arrangement must be kept confidential"; "their secret communications"

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

    Antonyms:
    unclassified, public, remote, distant

  3. confidential(adj)

    denoting confidence or intimacy

    "a confidential approach"; "in confidential tone of voice"

    Synonyms:
    secret

    Antonyms:
    distant, remote, unclassified, public

  4. confidential(adj)

    the level of official classification for documents next above restricted and below secret; available only to persons authorized to see documents so classified

    Synonyms:
    secret

    Antonyms:
    remote, distant, unclassified, public

Wiktionary

  1. confidential(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    dern

  2. confidential(adjective)

    (meant to be) kept secret within a certain circle of persons; not intended to be known publicly

    The newspaper claims a leaked confidential report by the government admits to problems with corrupt MPs.

    Synonyms:
    dern

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. confidential

    Synonyms:
    private, secret, trustworthy, intimate

    Antonyms:
    public, open, patent, official, treacherous, insidious

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. confidential(a.)

    Synonyms:
    private, not to be disclosed, not to be communicated

  2. confidential(a.)

    Synonyms:
    trusty, faithful, to be trusted

How to pronounce confidential?

Alex
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Daniel
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Karen
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Veena
Veena
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How to say confidential in sign language?

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How to use confidential in a sentence?

  1. Marc Zwillinger:

    Individually, the OPM breach and the Ashley Madison breach both present significant dangers to U.S. personnel, including intelligence personnel, but taken together, they really ratchet up the level of harm, the OPM breach has confidential information about U.S. personnel and people that have applied for security clearances, and the Ashley Madison breach reveals people's most intimate secrets about the affairs they might be having, and together, it provides a lot of leverage that could be used to blackmail and possibly influence U.S. personnel.

  2. Janet Yellen:

    Nothing Medley Global Advisors reported in October ... could have been conveyed in June, and let me assure you that, in any case, I did not convey any confidential information.

  3. Naijo Kaiprampatt:

    They want the same documents that I gave to the U.S. government, but those are supposed to be confidential.

  4. Robert Cloninger:

    That just does n’t give you real intimacy ; it does n’t build your capacity for trust and confidential relationships that are really deep and honest.

  5. The IAAF:

    Our first priority is to the athletes who have provided the IAAF with information that they believed would be secure and confidential.


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