Translation of "private" - English-Polish dictionary

private

adjective uk us /ˈpraɪvɪt/
NOT EVERYONE

B1 only for one person or group and not for everyone

prywatny, własny, osobisty
Each room has a balcony and a private bathroom.
You can't park here - this is private property.
NOT GOVERNMENT

B2 controlled by or paid for by a person or company and not by the government

prywatny
Charles went to a private school.
SECRET

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

prywatny, osobisty
This is a private matter - it doesn't concern you.
in private

B2 If you do something in private, you do it where other people cannot see or hear you.

prywatnie, na osobności
I need to talk to you in private.
sb's private life

someone's personal relationships and activities and not their work

czyjeś prywatne życie
QUIET

A place which is private is quiet and there are no other people there to see or hear what you are doing.

ustronny
Is there somewhere private where we can talk?
privately adverb

B2

prywatnie

(Translation of “private adjective” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)