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Translation of "private" - English-Spanish dictionary

private

adjective /ˈpraivət/
of, for, or belonging to, one person or group, not to the general public privado The headmaster lives in a private apartment in the school in my private (=personal) opinion This information is to be kept strictly private You shouldn’t listen to private conversations. having no public or official position or rank particular It is your duty as a private citizen to report this matter to the police. privacy /ˈprivəsi, (American) ˈprai-/ noun the state of being away from other people’s sight or interest intimidad, privacidad in the privacy of your own home. privately adverb privadamente, en privado He admitted privately that didn’t really like her. privatize verb ( (also privatiseBritish)) to sell a business or an industry which was owned or controlled by the government Privatizar If prisons are privatized, the ability for effective regulatory oversight diminishes. privatization noun ( (also privatisationBritish)) Privatización private enterprise noun the management and financing of industry etc by individual persons or companies and not by the state. empresa privada private means noun plural money that does not come from one’s work but from investment, inheritance etc. renta de fuente particular private school noun a school that is not given money by the government, and where education is paid for by the students’ parents. Colegió Privado He went to private school. in private with no-one else listening or watching; not in public en privado May I speak to you in private?
(Definition of private from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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