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1. private-enterprise

adjective. subscribing to capitalistic competition.

Synonyms

  • capitalistic
  • capitalist
  • competitive

Antonyms

  • liberal
  • noncompetitive
  • unaggressive
  • state-controlled

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Rhymes with Private Citizen

Sentences with private-citizen


1. Noun Phrase
All of these reports will be used by other units within the police force, or by private citizens.

2. private

adjective. ['ˈpraɪvət'] confined to particular persons or groups or providing privacy.

Synonyms

  • cliquish
  • semiprivate
  • clannish
  • backstage
  • confidential
  • snobby
  • snobbish
  • privy
  • sequestered
  • close
  • personal
  • toffee-nosed
  • reclusive
  • nonpublic
  • esoteric
  • tete-a-tete
  • insular
  • secluded
  • one-on-one
  • closed-door
  • head-to-head
  • cloistered
  • offstage
  • secret

Antonyms

  • impersonal
  • exoteric
  • integrated
  • open

Etymology

  • privatus (Latin)

3. citizen

noun. ['ˈsɪtəzən, ˈsɪtɪzən'] a native or naturalized member of a state or other political community.

Synonyms

  • civilian
  • thane
  • subject
  • citizenry
  • voter
  • elector
  • active citizen
  • repatriate
  • national
  • people
  • freeman
  • freewoman

Antonyms

  • noncitizen
  • military
  • Lady
  • noblewoman

4. private

noun. ['ˈpraɪvət'] an enlisted man of the lowest rank in the Army or Marines.

Synonyms

  • enlisted man
  • common soldier

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • unseal
  • far

Etymology

  • privatus (Latin)

5. private

adjective. ['ˈpraɪvət'] concerning things deeply private and personal.

Antonyms

  • uninformed

Etymology

  • privatus (Latin)

6. private

adjective. ['ˈpraɪvət'] concerning one person exclusively.

Synonyms

  • individual

Antonyms

  • unclassified
  • distant

Etymology

  • privatus (Latin)

7. private

adjective. ['ˈpraɪvət'] not expressed.

Synonyms

  • inward

Antonyms

  • unsociable
  • separate

Etymology

  • privatus (Latin)
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