Traducción de "private" - Diccionario Inglés-Español


adjective uk /ˈpraɪ·vət/ us /ˈprɑɪ·vɪt/

B1 only for one person or group and not for everyone

privado, particular
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.

en privado
I need to talk to you in private.
noun uk /ˈpraɪ·vɪt/ us /ˈprɑɪ·vɪt/

a soldier of the lowest rank in the army

soldado raso

(Traducción de "private" del Diccionario de Cambridge Inglés-Español © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /ˈpraivət/

of, for, or belonging to, one person or group, not to the general public

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

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

If prisons are privatized, the ability for effective regulatory oversight diminishes.
privatization noun ( (also privatisationBritish))

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?

(Traducción de "private" del PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)