What does confidentiality mean?

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con·fi·den·tial·i·ty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. confidentiality(noun)

    the state of being secret

    "you must respect the confidentiality of your client's communications"

  2. confidentiality(noun)

    discretion in keeping secret information

GCIDE

  1. confidentiality(n.)

    the state or attribute of being secret; privacy; as, you must respect the confidentiality of your client's communications.

Wiktionary

  1. confidentiality(Noun)

    The property of being confidential.

  2. confidentiality(Noun)

    Something told in confidence; a secret.

Freebase

  1. Confidentiality

    Confidentiality is a set of rules or a promise that limits access or places restrictions on certain types of information.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Confidentiality

    The privacy of information and its protection against unauthorized disclosure.

Editors Contribution

  1. confidentiality

    Authorized access.

    Confidentiality is important relating to people's personal information.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 14, 2020  

How to pronounce confidentiality?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
    British
    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of confidentiality in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of confidentiality in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of confidentiality in a Sentence

  1. Brian Koppelman:

    He has an incredible, not just contact base, but perspective and point of view, i can’t give the specifics of people he connected us with because we promised confidentiality.

  2. Bob Baffert:

    I'm hoping for an expedited investigation and look forward to being able to speak soon about any written decision of the stewards, if and when it becomes necessary and I'm allowed to under the Commission's confidentiality rules.

  3. Phaedra Al-Majid:

    The conclusion of the FIFA Disciplinary Committee dismissing my complaint against Herr Eckert for breaching my confidentiality is a transparent avoidance of a clear violation of its own rules, i cooperated with Mr. Garcia's investigation for over two-and-a-half years under a clear, unqualified promise of confidentiality. Michael Garcia asked me for my confidentiality and repeatedly promised me Phaedra Al-Majid.

  4. Stef Blok:

    The first trilateral meeting has recently taken place, we cannot go into the content of the process because confidentiality is vital here, but I can say this - we remain committed to achieving truth, justice and accountability.

  5. Pete Roskam:

    The IRS is ill-equipped to deal with sensitive data, and there's a great deal of vulnerability, confidentiality breached chills First Amendment rights.

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