What does confidential mean?

Definitions for confidential
ˌkɒn fɪˈdɛn ʃəlcon·fi·den·tial

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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.

    Etymology: From confidentia .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Confidential(adj)

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

    Etymology: [Cf. F. confidentiel.]

  2. Confidential(adj)

    communicated in confidence; secret

    Etymology: [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

    Personal data or information that is private.

    Confidential information or data relating to a person is private and respected.

    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

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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. Josh Levy:

    When Fusion GPS ' clients want Fusion GPS to keep Fusion GPS ' clients identities confidential, Fusion GPS honors that commitment without exception — just as law firms and businesses do all over the country.

  2. 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.

  3. William Barr:

    Many people seem to assume that the only intelligence collection that occurred was a single confidential informant and a FISA warrant, i'd like to find out whether that is, in fact, true. It strikes me as a fairly anemic effort if that was the counterintelligence effort designed to stop the threat as it's being represented.

  4. Katherine Newman:

    They are the best source of information by far, and if we don't give them a way of [ reporting threats ] that is confidential and leads to thoughtful response, then we cut ourselves off from the only source of information that actually does have a chance of being preventative.

  5. Brent Blakely:

    Today, Essential Essential Consultants LLC and Michael Cohen have effectively put an end to the lawsuits filed against them by Stephanie Clifford aka Stormy Daniels, the rescission of the Confidential Settlement Agreement will result in Ms. Clifford returning to Essential Consultants the $ 130,000 she received in consideration, as required by California law.

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