|adv.||1.||In a private manner; not openly; without the presence of others.|
|2.||In a manner affecting an individual; personally; not officially; |
|Adv.||1.||privately - kept private or confined to those intimately concerned; "it was discussed privately between the two men"; "privately, she thought differently"; "some member of his own party hoped privately for his defeat"; "he was questioned in private"|
|2.||privately - by a private person or interest; "a privately financed campaign"|
publicly - by the public or the people generally; "publicly provided medical care"; "publicly financed schools"