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In a country where talk is “cheap” and opinions are “a dime a dozen,” we give the facts special privileges and special status.

As in most prisons, the “trusty” was a convict the warden trusted and thus had special privileges.

These entrepreneurs have chosen to incorporate as private businesses, with all the legal rights and privileges that entails.

Remember that old marketing line: “Wealth has its privileges”?

She refused to criticize the group by name or clarify whether she believed that ethnic Koreans had special privileges.

No ill use has been made of these privileges; but the domain and wealth of Great Britain have received amazing addition.

By the fourteenth amendment to the federal constitution their rights and privileges have been further secured.

I am prepared to recognise the principle established by law—that there shall be equality in civil privileges.

But next—many civil rulers form another class which exacts upon the privileges of the Church.

Would it be cruel to cut off children from the privileges of civil society because of their feebleness?


On this page you'll find 37 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to privileges, such as: right, exemption, license, advantage, freedom, and prerogative.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.