confidentially confidentially  /ˌkɑn fə ˈdɛn ʃə li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in a confidential manner

News

  1. First Person: I Turned Down a Pay Raise for a Boyfriend

    I once worked at an office where I shared the same boss with a boyfriend. When it came time for the annual reviews and decisions about pay increases, I told my boss confidentially that I rather he gave my boyfriend a pay raise, but left my salary alone. It's not that I didn't think I deserved a pay raise. The cold truth is, I just didn't want to overshadow my boyfriend by out-earning him, even ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Yahoo! Contributor Network via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Judge: Witnesses must testify publicly in Zimmerman trial

    Sanford, Fla. — A Florida judge denied a defense request Thursday to let a handful of witnesses testify confidentially during George Zimmerman's trial for fatally shooting Trayvon Martin.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Detroit News

  3. Judge: Zimmerman witnesses must testify publicly

    SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — A Florida judge denied a defense request Thursday to let a handful of witnesses testify confidentially during George Zimmerman's trial for fatally shooting Trayvon Martin.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  • "I think there will always be a significant level of Australian ownership," Mr Vaile said. "Obviously, with the foreign ownership cap, there will always be a majority Australian ownership of Qantas. But I can confidentially predict you will...
    on Nov 21, 2006 By: Mark Vaile Source: NEWS.com.au

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