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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A right or immunity granted as a peculiar benefit, advantage, or favor.

Usage examples (33)
  • They have what they call their privileges, and are as ready to defend them as are the citizens of London to uphold their liberties.
  • "What we call our privileges, all shall admit to be such," said
  • The charter by which they hold all their privileges is indefeasible.
  • “What we call our privileges, all shall admit to be such,” said Cunningham. for more
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