in strict/strictest confidence

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of in strict/strictest confidence

:not made known to the public or other people :private
  • Your personal information will be kept in strict/strictest confidence.

Word by Word Definitions

strict play
  1. : tight, close

  2. : narrow

  3. : stringent in requirement or control

strict play strictest
  1. : tight, close

  2. : narrow

  3. : stringent in requirement or control

confidence play
  1. : a feeling or consciousness of one's powers or of reliance on one's circumstances

  2. : faith or belief that one will act in a right, proper, or effective way

  3. : the quality or state of being certain : certitude

  1. : of, relating to, or adept at swindling by false promises


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