Synonyms for (adjective) confidential

Synonyms: confidential

Definition: the level of official classification for documents next above restricted and below secret; available only to persons authorized to see documents so classified

Similar words: classified

Definition: official classification of information or documents; withheld from general circulation

Usage: thousands of classified documents have now been declassified


Synonyms: confidential

Definition: denoting confidence or intimacy

Usage: a confidential approach; in confidential tone of voice

Similar words: close

Definition: close in relevance or relationship

Usage: a close family; we are all...in close sympathy with...; close kin; a close resemblance


Synonyms: confidential, secret

Definition: (of information) given in confidence or in secret

Usage: this arrangement must be kept confidential; their secret communications

Similar words: private

Definition: confined to particular persons or groups or providing privacy

Usage: a private place; private discussions; private lessons; a private club; a private secretary; private property; the former President is now a private citizen; public figures struggle to maintain a private life


Synonyms: confidential

Definition: entrusted with private information and the confidence of another

Usage: a confidential secretary

Similar words: private

Definition: confined to particular persons or groups or providing privacy

Usage: a private place; private discussions; private lessons; a private club; a private secretary; private property; the former President is now a private citizen; public figures struggle to maintain a private life