privy to

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of privy to

: allowed to know about (something secret)
  • I wasn't privy to their plans.

Word by Word Definitions

privy play
  1. : private, withdrawn

  2. : secret

  3. : belonging or relating to a person in one's individual rather than official capacity

  1. : a small building having a bench with holes through which the user may defecate or urinate

  2. : toilet

  3. : a person having a legal interest of privity


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