n. 1. private, not for public use. Praybit dyíp, Private jeep, not used for public transportation; 1a. private, not publicly maintained. — iskul private school. — rud road maintained by the owner; 1b. private, for the exclusive use of someone or a group. — nars private nurse. — rum private room in a hospital; 2. private rank in the military; v. be a private enlisted man. Magpraybit lang ku, I’ll content myself with being a private.