Bedeutung von "private" Essential English Dictionary


adjective uk /ˈpraɪvət/

B1 only for one person or group and not for everyone:

You can’t park here – this is private property.

controlled by or paid for by a person or company and not by the government:

Charles went to a private school.

B1 If information or an emotion is private, you do not want other people to know about it:

This is a private matter – it doesn’t concern you.
in private

If you do something in private, you do it where other people cannot see or hear you:

I need to talk to you in private.

(Definition von "private" von Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)