Definition of 'privacy'
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British English: privacy /ˈpraɪvəsɪ; ˈprɪvəsɪ/ NOUN
Privacy is the fact of being alone so that you can do things without being seen or disturbed.
You can do these exercises in the privacy of your own home.
- American English: privacy
- Arabic: سِرِيَّة
- Brazilian Portuguese: privacidade
- Chinese: 私密
- Croatian: privatnost
- Czech: soukromí
- Danish: uforstyrrethed
- Dutch: privacy
- European Spanish: intimidad
- Finnish: yksityisyys
- French: confidentialité
- German: Ungestörtheit
- Greek: ιδιωτικό απόρρητο
- Italian: privacy
- Japanese: プライバシー
- Korean: 사생활
- Norwegian: privatliv
- Polish: prywatność
- European Portuguese: privacidade
- Romanian: intimitate
- Russian: уединение
- Spanish: intimidad
- Swedish: avskildhet
- Thai: ความเป็นส่วนตัว
- Turkish: özel yaşam
- Ukrainian: усамітнення
- Vietnamese: sự riêng tư
Definition of privacy from the Collins English Dictionary
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