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appanage

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apanage

Synonyms and Antonyms of appanage

  1. 1 something granted as a special favor use of the grounds was just one appanage he bestowed upon the caretakers of his estate Synonyms of appanage privilege (also apanage), boon, concession, honorWords Related to appanage courtesy; claim, entitlement, right; birthright; perquisite, prerogative; charter, grant, patent; exemption, immunity, waiverNear Antonyms of appanage burden, duty, obligation, responsibility

  2. 2 something to which one has a just claim wealthy people who believe that political power is their natural appanage Synonyms of appanage right (also apanage), birthright, prerogativeWords Related to appanage call, dibs, due, entitlement, perquisite, pretense (or pretence), pretension, privilege


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