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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Privately \Pri"vate*ly\ (pr[imac]"v[asl]t*l[y^]), adv.
     [1913 Webster]
     1. In a private manner; not openly; without the presence of
        others.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. In a manner affecting an individual; personally; not
        officially; as, he is not privately benefited.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  privately
      adv 1: 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" [syn: privately, in private,
             in camera] [ant: in public, publically, publicly]
      2: by a private person or interest; "a privately financed
         campaign" [ant: publicly]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  25 Moby Thesaurus words for "privately":
     a huis clos, apart, aside, behind closed doors, by stealth,
     covertly, furtively, hugger-mugger, in camera, in chambers,
     in executive session, in person, in privacy, in private,
     in private conference, in privy, in propria persona, in the flesh,
     individually, januis clausis, personally, privily, stealthily,
     sub rosa, surreptitiously
  
  

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