privately adverb (PERSONAL)
- I'd prefer it if we could speak privately.
- Though he had tried to be enthusiastic about the plans, privately he felt more sceptical.
(Translation of “privately” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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a period of time during which an animal or person that might have a disease is kept away from other people or animals so that the disease cannot spread