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privileged

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 as in blessed, gifted

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2 as in secure, protected

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privileged

verb
past tense of privilege

Synonyms & Antonyms of privileged (Entry 2 of 2)

to give a right to
  • only professionals who meet the education and experience requirements set by law are privileged to use the title "interior designer" in Oklahoma

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The first known use of privileged was in the 14th century

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“Privileged.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/privileged. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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