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privy

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

2 undertaken or done so as to escape being observed or known by others
  • privy meetings between high-level representatives from both sides for the purpose of bringing about an armistice

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3 of, relating to, or belonging to a single person
  • a privy seal that can be used only by the British monarch

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privy

noun

Synonyms of privy (Entry 2 of 2)

as in outhouse, garderobe

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The first known use of privy was in the 14th century

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“Privy.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/privy. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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