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privilege
British English: /ˈprɪvɪlɪdʒ/
American English: /ˈprɪv(ə)lɪdʒ/

Translation of privilege in German:

noun

  • 1 (right, immunity)
    Privileg Neutr.
    collect. Privilegien Pl.
    tax privileges
    Steuervorteile Pl.
    that's a lady's privilege
    das ist das Vorrecht einer Dame
  • 2
    (special benefit) Sonderrecht Neutr.
    (honour) Ehre Fem.
    it was a privilege to listen to him
    es war ein besonderes Vergnügen, ihm zuzuhören
    we were expected to pay for the privilege [ironic]
    wir hatten auch noch die Ehre, dafür bezahlen zu dürfen
  • 3
    (monopoly) Vorrecht Neutr.
    (sole right of selling something) Alleinverkaufsrecht Neutr.
  • 4 (American English) (Finance) buy privileges
    Optionsrechte erwerben

transitive verb

  • privilege somebody to do something
    jemandem das Recht einräumen, etwas zu tun
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