Sentence Examples


  • The ol' boys at the station are about split down the middle but we're not privy to Byrne's lifestyle and I suppose that's the key.
  • Cynthia telephoned her son and apparently made temporary peace, although Dean wasn't privy to the details.
  • The governor is aided by a privy council, an advisory body to which the governor nominates a minority of unofficial members, and a council general, to which is confided the control of local affairs, including the voting of the budget.
  • 1694, 4 and in 1711 at the age of eighty was a competitor for the office of lord privy seal.'
  • Acts of the Privy Council, 1542-1556; Cal.