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privilegiar

Translation of privilegiar in English:

verbo transitivo/transitive verb

  • 1.1 [formal] (conceder un privilegio a) to grant a privilege to un ofrecimiento que me honra y me privilegia a gift which makes me feel honored and privileged lo privilegiaron concediéndole la cabecera de la mesa he was granted the privilege of sitting at the head of the table 1.2 (favorecer) to favor (inglés norteamericano/American English) o/or (inglés británico/British English) favour una ley que privilegia a los ricos a law that favors the rich

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