Definitions for privyˈprɪv i

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. toilet, lavatory, lav, can, john, privy, bathroom(noun)

    a room or building equipped with one or more toilets

  2. outhouse, privy, earth-closet, jakes(adj)

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

  3. privy, secluded, secret(adj)

    hidden from general view or use

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

  4. privy(p)(adj)

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

    "privy to the details of the conspiracy"

GCIDE

  1. Privy(n.)

    A necessary house or place for performing excretory functions in private; an outhouse; a backhouse.

Wiktionary

  1. privy(Noun)

    an outdoor toilet; latrine; earth closet; john; johnny house.

  2. privy(Noun)

    A partaker; one having an interest in an action, contract, etc. to which he is not himself a party.

  3. privy(Adjective)

    Private, exclusive; that is one's own.

    The king retreated to his privy chamber.

  4. privy(Adjective)

    Secret, hidden, concealed.

  5. privy(Adjective)

    With knowledge of; party to; let in on.

    He was privy to the discussions.

  6. Origin: privé, from privatus. More at private

Webster Dictionary

  1. Privy(adj)

    of or pertaining to some person exclusively; assigned to private uses; not public; private; as, the privy purse

  2. Privy(adj)

    secret; clandestine

  3. Privy(adj)

    appropriated to retirement; private; not open to the public

  4. Privy(adj)

    admitted to knowledge of a secret transaction; secretly cognizant; privately knowing

  5. Privy(noun)

    a partaker; a person having an interest in any action or thing; one who has an interest in an estate created by another; a person having an interest derived from a contract or conveyance to which he is not himself a party. The term, in its proper sense, is distinguished from party

  6. Privy(noun)

    a necessary house or place; a backhouse

  7. Origin: [F. priv, fr. L. privatus. See Private.]

CrunchBase

  1. Privy

    Privy is an invitation-only private global network and online/mobile travel platform that enables a select group of key transpacific influencers to coordinate roving itineraries and share city insider tips in a trusted and filtered environment. Privy provides a unique opportunity for luxury/hospitality brands to connect at the point-of-sale to a hyper-targeted affluent set of key influencers who are already sharing travel plans and lifestyle reviews.


Translations for privy

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • خاص, سريArabic
  • Abort, eingeweiht, Klo, geheimGerman
  • retreteSpanish
  • käymälä, puucee, perillä, yksityinen, tietoinen, salainen, ulkokäymälä, ulkovessaFinnish
  • privé, unique, complice, exclusif, instruitFrench
  • 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

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