Definitions for privyˈprɪv i
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
priv•yˈprɪv i(adj.)priv•i•er, priv•i•est
(adj.)participating in the knowledge of something private or secret (usu. fol. by to):
Many people were privy to the plot.
private; assigned to private uses.
belonging or pertaining to some particular person, esp. a sovereign.
secret, concealed, hidden, or secluded.
acting or done in secret.
Ref: outhouse (def. 1). 1
Law. a person who participates directly in or has an interest in a legal transaction.
Origin of privy:
1175–1225; ME prive < OF: private (adj.), close friend, private place (n.) < L prīvātusprivate
toilet, lavatory, lav, can, john, privy, bathroom(noun)
a room or building equipped with one or more toilets
outhouse, privy, earth-closet, jakes(adj)
a small outbuilding with a bench having holes through which a user can defecate
privy, secluded, secret(adj)
hidden from general view or use
"a privy place to rest and think"; "a secluded romantic spot"; "a secret garden"
(followed by `to') informed about something secret or not generally known
"privy to the details of the conspiracy"
an outdoor toilet; latrine; earth closet; john; johnny house.
A partaker; one having an interest in an action, contract, etc. to which he is not himself a party.
Private, exclusive; that is one's own.
The king retreated to his privy chamber.
Secret, hidden, concealed.
With knowledge of; party to; let in on.
He was privy to the discussions.
Origin: privé, from privatus. More at private
of or pertaining to some person exclusively; assigned to private uses; not public; private; as, the privy purse
appropriated to retirement; private; not open to the public
admitted to knowledge of a secret transaction; secretly cognizant; privately knowing
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
a necessary house or place; a backhouse
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Translations for privy
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a group of statesmen appointed as advisers to a king or queen.
- geheime raadAfrikaans
- خاص، سِرّي، مُطَّلِع على السِّرArabic
- личен съвет на монархBulgarian
- conselho privadoPortuguese (BR)
- tajná radaCzech
- Geheimer StaatsratGerman
- consejo privadoSpanish
- گروه مشاوران ویژهFarsi
- conseil privéFrench
- מוֹעֶצת הַמֶלֶךHebrew
- राजा या रानी के सलाहकार के रूप में नियुक्त लोगHindi
- királyi államtanácsHungarian
- einka-; hópur persónulegra rágjafa þjóðhöfðingjaIcelandic
- consiglio privatoItalian
- slaptoji tarybaLithuanian
- slepenā padomeLatvian
- geheime raadDutch
- politisk rådNorwegian
- rada stanuPolish
- گروه مشاوران ویژهPersian
- د خاصو مشوره وركونكو ډلهPashto
- conselho privadoPortuguese
- consiliu de coroanăRomanian
- тайный советRussian
- tajná radaSlovak
- državni svetSlovenian
- grupa savetnikaSerbian
- invigd, delaktig: riksrådSwedish
- danışmanlar kuruluTurkish
- 英國樞密院Chinese (Trad.)
- таємна радаUkrainian
- مدبرين کي جماعت جو کسي حکمراں کے مشير ہوںUrdu
- hội đồng cơ mậtVietnamese
- 英国枢密院Chinese (Simp.)
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