from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Enjoying a privilege or having privileges: a privileged childhood; privileged society.
  • adj. Confined to an exclusive or chosen group of individuals: privileged information.
  • n. Privileged people considered as a group. Often used with the.

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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of privilege.
  • adj. having special priveleges

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Invested with a privilege; enjoying a peculiar right, advantage, or immunity.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. blessed with privileges
  • adj. not subject to usual rules or penalties
  • adj. confined to an exclusive group


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