prerogative


prerogative

noun

Definition of PREROGATIVE

something to which one has a just claim <it's your prerogative to refuse to attend religious services>
Synonyms appanage (also apanage), birthright, prerogative
Related Words call, dibs, due, entitlement, perquisite, pretense (or pretence), pretension, privilege

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