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Synonyms of privileged in English:


  • 1 she comes from a privileged background
    wealthy, rich, affluent, prosperous;
    lucky, fortunate, special, elite, favoured, select;
    advantaged, socially advantaged
    [Antonyms] underprivileged, disadvantaged
  • 2 he accused me of giving away privileged information
    confidential, private, secret, top secret, restricted, classified, not for publication, off the record, inside
    informal hush-hush
    archaic privy
  • 3 the MP is privileged but the reporter and the publisher could face civil action
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