Examples of entitlement in a Sentence
my entitlement to a refund
celebrities who have an arrogant sense of entitlement
entitlements such as medical aid for the elderly and poor
Recent Examples of entitlement from the Web
The ads focus on Barkan’s struggles to obtain health coverage for his debilitating, expensive disease, and highlighting Republican plans to cut entitlement programs like Medicare and Medicaid.
But the policy wonk and Republican thought leader departs without meaningful action on the agenda that led to his rise as a national Republican figure -- reforming entitlement programs and tackling the nation's debt crisis.
Policy makers in Washington have talked about revamping entitlement programs such as Medicaid, but so far their efforts have gained little traction.
Yes, entitlements are the main drivers of debt and they, too, need reform.
Lopez regularly meets with residents and manages entitlement programs, as well as working with DSS and other agencies.
Rounds said that the problem of homelessness was complicated and included job instability, mental illness, access to medical care and making sure entitlements like disability funds were available.
President Donald Trump effectively shot down Ryan's dream of making headway on entitlement reforms.
When asked about not sticking around to see the trillion-dollar deficits now forecast to follow the tax cut, Ryan pointed to the need to reform entitlements – Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security.
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ENTITLEMENT Defined for English Language Learners
: the condition of having a right to have, do, or get something
: the feeling or belief that you deserve to be given something (such as special privileges)
: a type of financial help provided by the government for members of a particular group
- evidence of victim's entitlement to money seized
- —National Law Journal
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