Having special rights, advantages, or immunities
Grant a privilege or privileges to
she comes from a privileged background
A book for which sole or exclusive rights to printing or publication are held.
= privilege cab.
A debt which has a prior claim to satisfaction.
Now historical an altar at which special indulgences could formerly be obtained by the saying of masses.
= preference share.
= preference stock.
A form of villeinage in which the service due was defined and limited, as distinguished from pure villeinage.
A communication that may not be entered into evidence because of a protected relationship between the speakers (as an attorney and client, husband and wife, or doctor and patient).
(Of a person) not enjoying the same standard of living or rights as the majority of people in a society