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priv·i·leged

 (prĭv′ə-lĭjd, prĭv′lĭjd)
adj.
1. Enjoying a privilege or having privileges: a privileged childhood; privileged society.
2. Entailing or carrying certain privileges: a reporter who has a privileged relationship with the actor.
3. Law
a. Protected by a legally recognized right against disclosure: privileged information.
b. Protected by a legally recognized right against a lawsuit for libel or slander.
n. (used with a pl. verb)
Privileged people considered as a group. Often used with the.

privileged

(ˈprɪvɪlɪdʒd)
adj
1. enjoying or granted as a privilege or privileges
2. (Law) law
a. not actionable as a libel or slander
b. (of a communication, document, etc) that a witness cannot be compelled to divulge
3. (Nautical Terms) nautical (of a vessel) having the right of way

priv•i•leged

(ˈprɪv ə lɪdʒd, ˈprɪv lɪdʒd)

adj.
1. belonging to a class that enjoys special privileges.
2. entitled to or exercising a privilege.
3. restricted to a select group or individual: privileged information.
4. Law. (of statements or communications)
a. confidential; not making the participants liable to prosecution for libel or slander.
b. protected against being used as evidence in court.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.privileged - blessed with privileges; "the privileged few"
fortunate - having unexpected good fortune; "other, less fortunate, children died"; "a fortunate choice"
rich - possessing material wealth; "her father is extremely rich"; "many fond hopes are pinned on rich uncles"
underprivileged - lacking the rights and advantages of other members of society
2.privileged - not subject to usual rules or penalties; "a privileged statement"
exempt - (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"
3.privileged - confined to an exclusive group; "privy to inner knowledge"; "inside information"; "privileged information"
exclusive - excluding much or all; especially all but a particular group or minority; "exclusive clubs"; "an exclusive restaurants and shops"

privileged

adjective
1. special, powerful, advantaged, favoured, ruling, honoured, entitled, elite, indulged They were a wealthy and privileged elite.
2. confidential, special, inside, exceptional, privy, off the record, not for publication This data is privileged information.

privileged

adjective
Of or being information available only to authorized persons:
Translations
مُتَمَتِّع بامتيازات خاصَّه
privilegovaný
privilegeret
kiváltságos
forréttinda-
privilegovaný
privilegiran
ayrıcalıklı

privileged

[ˈprɪvɪlɪdʒd]
A. ADJ
1. (= advantaged) [position, life] → privilegiado
for a privileged fewpara unos pocos privilegiados or afortunados
2. (= secret) [information] → confidencial
3. (Jur) [communication] → privilegiado; [document] → confidencial
B. N the privilegedlos privilegiados

privileged

[ˈprɪvəlɪdʒd] adj
[person, position] → privilégié(e)
to feel privileged to do sth (= feel fortunate) → se sentir honoré(e) de faire qch
to be privileged to do sth (= be fortunate) → être honoré(e) de faire qch
[information] → privilégié(e)

privileged

adj
person, classesprivilegiert; (Parl) speechder Immunität unterliegend attr; claim, debtbevorrechtigt; for a privileged fewfür wenige Privilegierte, für eine kleine Gruppe von Privilegierten; to be privileged to do somethingdas Privileg genießen, etw zu tun; I was privileged to meet himich hatte das Privileg or die Ehre, ihm vorgestellt zu werden; in a privileged positionin einer privilegierten Position; privileged stockVorzugsaktien pl
(= secret) informationvertraulich
(Jur) documentvertraulich; privileged communicationvertrauliche Mitteilung
n the privileged pl (= elite)die Privilegierten

privileged

[ˈprɪvɪlɪdʒd] adjprivilegiato/a
a privileged few → pochi privilegiati
the privileged few → la minoranza dei privilegiati

privilege

(ˈprivəlidʒ) noun
(a) favour or right available, or granted, to only one person, or to a small number of people. Senior students are usually allowed certain privileges.
ˈprivileged adjective

privileged

a. confidencial, privilegiado-a; reservado-a;
___ informationinformación ___ o reservada.
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Abolish the peerage, and all the wealthy people will constitute the privileged class; instead of a hundred, you will have ten thousand, instead of removing class distinctions, you have merely widened the mischief.
So the victory over the monarchical system, obtained by the middle classes with a view to extending the number of the privileged class, will produce its natural effect--the people will triumph in turn over the middle classes.
If I require that the ignorant masses should be governed by a strong hand," the doctor resumed, after a brief pause, "I should desire at the same time that the framework of the social system should be sufficiently yielding and elastic to allow those who have the will and are conscious of their ability to emerge from the crowd, to rise and take their place among the privileged classes.
In the earliest stages of love the services are small that we are privileged to do for the loved one.
It is generally found possible -- by a little artificial compression or expansion on the part of the State physicians -- to make some of the more intelligent leaders of a rebellion perfectly Regular, and to admit them at once into the privileged classes; a much larger number, who are still below the standard, allured by the prospect of being ultimately ennobled, are induced to enter the State Hospitals, where they are kept in honourable confinement for life; one or two alone of the more obstinate, foolish, and hopelessly irregular are led to execution.
These were esteemed very highly by the other slaves, and looked upon as the privileged ones of the plantation; for it was no small affair, in the eyes of the slaves, to be allowed to see Baltimore.
If a person is privileged, that means he or she has access to, or enjoys rights to, things that others are not allowed to do.
24) Communications between an agency and certain sorts of extra-agency parties may be privileged, (25) while other communications may not be.
a wealthy child has a privileged upbringing in that respect--and "honor"--e.
Protecting attorney-client privileged communications has never been more difficult, especially for in-house counsel.
Summary: Protecting attorney-client privileged communications has never been more difficult, especially for in-house counsel.
The essays lay a theoretical foundation for a model of privilege studies pedagogy that encourage teachers to both be better allies to students from oppressed backgrounds and illuminators of privilege to privileged students.

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