confidentially love

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. In a confidential manner.
  • adv. Spoken of in a private manner.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In confidence; in reliance on secrecy.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a confidential manner; in reliance on secrecy: as, to tell a person something confidentially.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in a confidential manner

Etymologies

confidential +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Also, they are worried about regulators 'ability to maintain confidentially of any trade secrets divulged, according to testimony that insurers and trade groups have submitted in advance.

    Car Insurers Defend Their Credit-Score Use

  • (Leans in confidentially) "And we all know about the blood sacrifices the Mayans made to their heathen gods ... now that's good cinema just waiting to happen!"

    New Orleans, Yadda Yadda

  • If you are interested in this vacancy then please apply today to Penny Lilley - penny@langtonhowarth.com or call confidentially on 0113 380 1645.

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  • It was to bring people aware that they could call confidentially on crimes.

    Top 20 stories from /news/local

  • The pages are nearly all newspaper articles, but one internal FBI document informed Hoover of the accident and says the police chief in Edgartown, Mass., "confidentially" advised that Kennedy was the driver.

    FBI files show Edward Kennedy's life was constantly threatened

  • Pelosi, Rockefeller, and several other congressmen "confidentially" expressed concern but did nothing.

    Martin Garbus: Angry and Furious at the Collaborationist Democrats

  • But he lacks one thing and that is complete control within City Hall which could ultimately send him to the dunce's chair whispers confidentially which is currently occupied by one Mr. Meat.

    Cap'n Crunch Gives Mayor's Report A "D"

  • Have private dinners with each one, dismiss your assistants so you can talk 'confidentially'.

    I faith-healed a guy last night

  • "The fact is," confidentially, "I may not look it but I am a good deal of a tenderfoot."

    The Dude Wrangler

  • They're like the 'Piscopals in more ways' n one; both hates to be disturbed, both likes some shade, an '"-- confidentially --" both air pretty pernickity.

    Lovey Mary

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