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Definition 1: blessed with privileges - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where privileged or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the privileged few

(privileged is similar to ...) privileged treatment of a favored person or corporation (sometimes unethically)

"another sweetheart deal based on political influence"

(means also ...) having unexpected good fortune

"other, less fortunate, children died" "a fortunate choice"

(means also ...) possessing material wealth

"her father is extremely rich" "many fond hopes are pinned on rich uncles"

Definition 2: confined to an exclusive group - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where privileged or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • privy to inner knowledge
  • inside information
  • privileged information

Synonyms for privileged in the sense of this definition

(privileged is similar to ...) excluding much or all; especially all but a particular group or minority

"exclusive clubs" "an exclusive restaurants and shops"

Definition 3: not subject to usual rules or penalties - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where privileged or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a privileged statement

(privileged is similar to ...) (of persons) freed from or not subject to an obligation or liability (as e.g. taxes) to which others or other things are subject

"a beauty somehow exempt from the aging process" "exempt from jury duty" "only the very poorest citizens should be exempt from income taxes"

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