Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adv. In a privy manner; privately or secretly.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. In a private manner; privately.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a privy manner; privately; secretly.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a privy manner; privately; secretly.

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

  • adv. confidentially or in secret

Etymologies

From privy +‎ -ly. (Wiktionary)

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