What does CONFIDENTIAL mean?

Definitions for CONFIDENTIAL
ˌkɒn fɪˈdɛn ʃəlCONFIDENTIAL

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. confidential(adj)

    entrusted with private information and the confidence of another

    "a confidential secretary"

  2. confidential, secret(adj)

    (of information) given in confidence or in secret

    "this arrangement must be kept confidential"; "their secret communications"

  3. confidential(adj)

    denoting confidence or intimacy

    "a confidential approach"; "in confidential tone of voice"

  4. confidential(adj)

    the level of official classification for documents next above restricted and below secret; available only to persons authorized to see documents so classified

Wiktionary

  1. confidential(Adjective)

    (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.

  2. Origin: From confidentia .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Confidential(adj)

    enjoying, or treated with, confidence; trusted in; trustworthy; as, a confidential servant or clerk

  2. Confidential(adj)

    communicated in confidence; secret

  3. Origin: [Cf. F. confidentiel.]

Freebase

  1. Confidential

    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.

Editors Contribution

  1. confidential

    Accessible with authorization for private data or information.

    Confidential information or data is never to be discussed in public.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 17, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'CONFIDENTIAL' in Adjectives Frequency: #961

How to pronounce CONFIDENTIAL?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
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How to say CONFIDENTIAL in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of CONFIDENTIAL in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of CONFIDENTIAL in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of CONFIDENTIAL in a Sentence

  1. Michael Palladino:

    The The Manhattan DA DA's office needs to enter the 21st century. This is the age of technology. People keep loads of personal info on their phones that they prefer remains confidential, a woman should not have to surrender confidential intimate information that's immaterial to the case to defend herself against a sexual predator.

  2. Herman Melville:

    How it is I know not; but there is no place like a bed for confidential disclosures between friends. Man and wife, they say, there open the very bottom of their souls to each other; and some old couples often lie and chat over old times till nearly morning. Thus, then, in our hearts honeymoon, lay I and Queequeg -- a cozy, loving pair.

  3. Debra Katz:

    What I can speak to is when victims of sexual assault and violence go to their Congress people -- when they go to their senators and they ask for their information to be confidential, I think that that's a request that needs to be respected.

  4. Ryan Carter:

    It’s so hard to tell when someone says this is anonymous or not when it’s up to them to choose whether your information is confidential or not.

  5. Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak:

    They (police) will have to investigate. Publishing confidential documents under OSA (Official Secrets Act) is a very serious action on (their) part. And they must be able to provide us with the answers.

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