privaat

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch privaet (private; privy), from Latin privātus (private) and privāta (privy, outhouse).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /priˈvaːt/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: pri‧vaat
  • Rhymes: -aːt

AdjectiveEdit

privaat (not comparable)

  1. private, personal

InflectionEdit

Inflection of privaat
uninflected privaat
inflected private
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial privaat
indefinite m./f. sing. private
n. sing. privaat
plural private
definite private
partitive privaats

NounEdit

privaat n (plural privaten)

  1. A privy, an outhouse.
    Synonyms: kakhuis, schijthuis, secreet
  2. (by extension) A toilet.
    Synonyms: toilet, wc