confidential definition

  • adjective:
    • Done or communicated in self-confidence; secret.
    • Entrusted using the confidence of some other: a confidential assistant.
    • Denoting confidence or closeness: a confidential tone of voice.
    • Containing information, the unauthorized disclosure that poses a threat to national security.
    • held key within a specific circle of individuals; maybe not intended to be known publicly
    • Enjoying, or treated with, confidence; reliable in; trustworthy.
    • Communicated in self-confidence; secret.
    • entrusted with private information and also the self-confidence of some other
    • (of data) offered in confidence or in key
    • the amount of official classification for papers after that above limited and below key; offered only to persons authorized to see documents so categorized
    • denoting confidence or intimacy
  • others:
    • Enjoying the self-confidence of some other; intrusted with secrets or with personal matters: since, a confidential friend or clerk.
    • meant to be treated as personal, or held in confidence; spoken or printed in self-confidence; secret.

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