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Overview of noun private

The noun private has 1 sense

1. private, buck private, common soldier -- (an enlisted man of the lowest rank in the Army or Marines; "our prisoner was just a private and knew nothing of value")

Overview of adj private
1. private -- (confined to particular persons or groups or providing privacy; "a private place"; "private discussions"; "private lessons"; "a private club"; "a private secretary"; "private property"; "the former President is now a private citizen"; "public figures struggle to maintain a private life")

2. private -- (concerning things deeply private and personal; "private correspondence"; "private family matters")

3. individual, private -- (concerning one person exclusively; "we all have individual cars"; "each room has a private bath")

4. secret, private -- (not expressed; "secret (or private) thoughts")

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