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Synonyms of privileged in English:


  • 1 a privileged background
    wealthy, rich, affluent, prosperous;
    lucky, fortunate, elite, favored;
    (socially) advantaged
    [Antonyms] underprivileged, disadvantaged
  • 2 privileged information
    confidential, private, secret, restricted, classified, not for publication, off the record, inside
    [Antonyms] public
  • 3 these foreign diplomats are privileged
    immune (from prosecution), protected, exempt, excepted
    [Antonyms] liable
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