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Synonyms for privy
ˈprɪv iprivy

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  1. privy

    secret, clandestine, cognizant, acquainted with

    open, unsealed, not acquainted with, not cognizant of

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

    a room or building equipped with one or more toilets

    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

    public, uninformed

  2. outhouse, privy, earth-closet, jakesadjective

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

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

    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"

    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

    uninformed, public

  4. privy(p)adjective

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

    "privy to the details of the conspiracy"

    uninformed, public

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Dictionary of English Synonymes4.0 / 1 vote

  1. privyadjective

    individual, special, private, personal, peculiar, particular

  2. privyadjective

    secret, clandestine

  3. privyadjective

    cognizant of, acquainted with

  4. privynoun

    necessary, back-house, jakes, water-closet

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  1. privynoun

    water-closet, backhouse, jakes

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  1. List of paraphrases for "privy":

    private, privé, deprived

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  1. 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.

  2. Guhan Subramanian:

    With the caveat that I have not been privy to these negotiations, I find the rejection of the settlement by the Xerox board to be extraordinary and highly unusual.

  3. Joseph Votel:

    I'm not privy to any kind of grand bargain discussion or anything like that.

  4. Jack Falahee:

    There has been a conversation about it, i'm not privy to all of the discussion that happens in the writers' room, but I do know early on the topic of safer sex has been brought up.

  5. 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.

Translations for privy

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  • كنيف, سري, خاصArabic
  • geheim, Klo, eingeweiht, AbortGerman
  • retreteSpanish
  • مزینPersian
  • perillä, ulkovessa, ulkokäymälä, salainen, tietoinen, yksityinen, puucee, käymäläFinnish
  • privé, complice, unique, instruit, exclusifFrench
  • gabinettoItalian
  • פרטיHebrew
  • 秘密Japanese
  • consciumLatin
  • torohē, turumaMāori
  • utedoNorwegian
  • exclusief, privé, medeplichtig, uniek, ingeweidDutch
  • utedoNorwegian Nynorsk
  • latryna, sławojka, wygódka, wychodekPolish
  • banheiro, confidencial, privado, particular, exclusivo, privativoPortuguese
  • личный, частный, приватный, посвящённый, отхожее место, уборная, осведомлённыйRussian
  • utedass, invigd, dassSwedish
  • privyYiddish

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