privacy

noun

  • Human Rights

Definitions of privacy

  • the state or condition of being able to do things without other people watching you, disturbing you or knowing what you are doing

    Patients have a right to privacy and freedom from press intrusion.

Phrase Bank for privacy

  • Reseller will implement adequate safeguards and measures to assure Consumers’ privacy with respect to the Services and to inform Consumers of their rights to privacy.

  • In order to facilitate the grant of options and the administration of the Plan; (ii) waives any data privacy rights he or she may have with respect to such information.

  • … agreement between Intelius and any Customer, or any other third party ( including, without limitation, any privacy policy, terms of use or customer agreement).

  • They say new laws may be necessary amid rising cyber attacks that threaten the privacy of personal data.

  • We hear reaction to a landmark ruling in India that says individual privacy is a fundamental right.

  • The family’s full details have not been released to protect their privacy.

Additional Notes for privacy

  • private (adjective) not owned by, paid for by, or related to the government; concerning only one person or a small number of people, and not for other people to know about or to be involved with; belonging to or for use by one person or group, not for everyone: This is my private collection and is not generally available to the public.