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privileged British & World English

Having special rights, advantages, or immunities

privilege British & World English

Grant a privilege or privileges to

privileged English Thesaurus

she comes from a privileged background

privileged book British & World English

A book for which sole or exclusive rights to printing or publication are held.

privileged debt British & World English

A debt which has a prior claim to satisfaction.

privileged altar British & World English

Now historical an altar at which special indulgences could formerly be obtained by the saying of masses.

privileged villeinage British & World English

A form of villeinage in which the service due was defined and limited, as distinguished from pure villeinage.

privileged communication British & World English

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).

underprivileged British & World English

(Of a person) not enjoying the same standard of living or rights as the majority of people in a society