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Synonyms for privy
ˈprɪv i

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. privy

    Synonyms:
    secret, clandestine, cognizant, acquainted with

    Antonyms:
    open, unsealed, not acquainted with, not cognizant of

Princeton's WordNet

  1. toilet, lavatory, lav, can, john, privy, bathroomnoun

    a room or building equipped with one or more toilets

    Synonyms:
    fanny, tail, can buoy, prat, butt, flush toilet, bathroom, washbasin, tin, tin can, can, nates, bottom, toilette, earth-closet, potty, fundament, outhouse, crapper, posterior, washstand, washbowl, behind, whoremaster, stern, commode, backside, bum, john, whoremonger, buns, stool, hindquarters, tail end, derriere, basin, throne, rear end, trick, hind end, rump, buttocks, toilet, bath, keister, lavatory, sewer, ass, gutter, arse, lav, rear, tush, jakes, canful, seat, pot, tooshie

    Antonyms:
    public, uninformed

  2. outhouse, privy, earth-closet, jakesadjective

    a small outbuilding with a bench having holes through which a user can defecate

    Synonyms:
    earth-closet, lavatory, toilet, outhouse, can, lav, jakes, john, bathroom

    Antonyms:
    uninformed, public

  3. privy, secluded, secretadjective

    hidden from general view or use

    "a privy place to rest and think"; "a secluded romantic spot"; "a secret garden"

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

    Antonyms:
    uninformed, public

  4. privy(p)adjective

    (followed by `to') informed about something secret or not generally known

    "privy to the details of the conspiracy"

    Antonyms:
    uninformed, public

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. privyadjective

    Synonyms:
    individual, special, private, personal, peculiar, particular

  2. privyadjective

    Synonyms:
    secret, clandestine

  3. privyadjective

    Synonyms:
    cognizant of, acquainted with

  4. privynoun

    Synonyms:
    necessary, back-house, jakes, water-closet

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. privynoun

    Synonyms:
    water-closet, backhouse, jakes

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "privy":

    private, privé, deprived

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How to use privy in a sentence?

  1. Makan Delrahim:

    Those are some of the questions that are being raised ... whether those were nascent competitors that may or may not have been wise to approve, whether the intention of the incumbent was to purchase some of those competitors, I don't know. I'm not privy to the facts of each of those investigations.

  2. Malaysian Transport Minister Anthony Loke:

    I'm not privy to whatever details that may not have been revealed, but as minister, I am committed to releasing all details to the public.

  3. Beth Sondel:

    Many of these young kids that the teachers were talking about in our study weren't privy to the policy being presented in the election, but the rhetoric was so strong it was impacting them.

  4. Richard Shelby:

    I’m not the president, but I have a lot of respect for Jeff Sessions. … What goes on between the attorney general and the president I’m not privy to. But I know Jeff Sessions is a man of integrity, a man of purpose and a man of substance. I hope he will stay.

  5. Francis Beaumont:

    All confidence which is not absolute and entire, is dangerous. There are few occasions but where a man ought either to say all, or conceal all; for, how little so ever you have revealed of your secret to a friend, you have already said too much if you think it not safe to make him privy to all particulars.

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Translations for privy

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  • خاص, سري, كنيفArabic
  • Abort, eingeweiht, Klo, geheimGerman
  • retreteSpanish
  • مزینPersian
  • käymälä, puucee, perillä, yksityinen, tietoinen, salainen, ulkokäymälä, ulkovessaFinnish
  • privé, unique, complice, exclusif, instruitFrench
  • gabinettoItalian
  • פרטיHebrew
  • 秘密Japanese
  • consciumLatin
  • torohē, turumaMāori
  • utedoNorwegian
  • medeplichtig, exclusief, privé, ingeweid, uniekDutch
  • utedoNorwegian Nynorsk
  • wychodek, wygódka, sławojka, latrynaPolish
  • confidencial, particular, privado, banheiro, privativo, exclusivoPortuguese
  • осведомлённый, уборная, отхожее место, посвящённый, личный, приватный, частныйRussian
  • dass, invigd, utedassSwedish
  • privyYiddish

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