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private

adjective     /ˈpraɪvɪt/
NOT EVERYONE
B1 only for one person or group and not for everyone отдельный, собственный Each room has a balcony and a private bathroom. You can't park here - this is private property.Particular and individualExcluding
NOT GOVERNMENT
B2 controlled by or paid for by a person or company and not by the government частный Charles went to a private school.Businesses and enterprises
SECRET
B1 If information or an emotion is private, you do not want other people to know about it. частный, личный This is a private matter - it doesn't concern you.Secrecy and privacy
in private
B2 If you do something in private, you do it where other people cannot see or hear you. конфиденциально, с глазу на глаз I need to talk to you in private.Secrecy and privacy
sb's private life
someone's personal relationships and activities and not their work чья-либо личная жизнь Secrecy and privacy
QUIET
A place which is private is quiet and there are no other people there to see or hear what you are doing. уединенный Is there somewhere private where we can talk?Secrecy and privacy
privately adverb
B2 частным образом, лично
(Definition of private adjective from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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