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  • n  an enlisted man of the lowest rank in the Army or Marines
    our prisoner was just a private and knew nothing of value
  • a  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
  • s  concerning things deeply private and personal
    private correspondence
    private family matters
  • s  concerning one person exclusively
    each room has a private bath
  • s  not expressed
    secret (or private) thoughts

  • The other day I was honored to receive the first-ever Maxwell Smart Prize for Mediocrity in Financial Journalism, from the private-equity blog Going Private.
  • On a windy day at Farnborough airport outside London, a line of private jets rolls to the runway, ready to carry Europe's lite through their rarefied world.
  • A surprising new study finds that private schools don't improve students' performance over those in public school.
News & Articles


  • Barack Obama in Canada Free Press
    Obama has already made an attempt to evade personal responsibility for his own surge strategy when he said a couple of weeks ago "War is bigger than any one man or woman, whether a Private, or General or a President."
  • Joe Barton in BusinessWeek
    I'm ashamed of what happened in the White House,Representative Joe Barton of Texas said today as the energy panel began a hearing on the oil spill. "It is a tragedy of the first proportion that a private corporation can be subjected to...
  • Tiger Wood in
    I'm human and I'm not perfect,Woods said in the half-dozen words that seemed most from the heart, and, "This is a private matter and I want to keep it that way," in the baker's dozen that captured his mindset not only in the wake of an...

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