off-the-record

adjective

Definition of off-the-record

: given or made in confidence and not for publication off-the-record comments

First Known Use of off-the-record

1920, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of off-the-record was in 1920

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“Off-the-record.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/off-the-record. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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