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privy

priv·y

privy

 
pronunciation:
prI vi
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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part of speech: adjective
definition: sharing the knowledge of something secret or private (usu. fol. by to).
Few were privy to the government's war plans.
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part of speech: noun
inflections: privies
definition: an outside toilet enclosed in a small structure.
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