entrusted with private information and the confidence of another
"a confidential secretary"
(of information) given in confidence or in secret
"this arrangement must be kept confidential"; "their secret communications"
denoting confidence or intimacy
"a confidential approach"; "in confidential tone of voice"
the level of official classification for documents next above restricted and below secret; available only to persons authorized to see documents so classified
(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.
Origin: From confidentia .
enjoying, or treated with, confidence; trusted in; trustworthy; as, a confidential servant or clerk
communicated in confidence; secret
Origin: [Cf. F. confidentiel.]
Confidential is the debut solo album by rapper M-1. It was Released on March 21, 2006. The album is a DualDisc, with a DVD side featuring a twenty minute documentary on the making of Confidential and the entire album in stereo sound. Confidential features guest appearances from M-1's dead prez partner Stic.man, Q-Tip, Cassandra Wilson, Styles P, Ghostface Killah, and K'naan. The album features the single "'Til We Get There", which was voted into rotation on New York's Hot 97. The single's music video was shown on BET's 106 & Park as well as a number of other stations.
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'confidential' in Adjectives Frequency: #961
The numerical value of confidential in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of confidential in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The elements of the investigation are strictly confidential and we cannot address these matters today.
The Enemy, who wears her mother's usual face and confidential tone, has access; doubtless stares into her writing case and listens on the phone.
The information that was posted by ISIL was information taken from social websites and publicly available. It wasn’t stolen from any DoD (Defense Department) websites or any confidential databases.
He said there is no way we can open or scan his bag, at first he said 'This is an electric motor.' After further questioning he changed his mind and told us, 'These are cipher machines and very confidential.'.
The more people advertise their love, the more fake it is. Why show it off to the world, when its meant to be confidential and between only the two of you. It just makes people wonder how true your love really is'
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- خصوصي, سريArabic
- таен, поверителенBulgarian
- luottamuksellinen, salassa pidettäväFinnish
- dìomhair, fo rùn, diùrraiseachScottish Gaelic
- titkos, bizalmasHungarian
- heimullegur, leynilegurIcelandic
- confidenziale, riservatoItalian
- confidencial, secretoPortuguese
- confidențială, confidențialRomanian
- доверительный, тайный, конфиденциальныйRussian
- poverljiv, поверљивSerbo-Croatian
- ลับเฉพาะ, ลับThai
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