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privileged

adjective
 
 
/ˈprɪvəlɪdʒd/
having special rights or advantages that only a small number of people have: Shareholders may have privileged access to important information. Those joining the privileged few at the top of the firm have been responsible for some of the company's greatest successes.be/feel privileged to do/have done sth I feel privileged to have had such a long and interesting career. a privileged position/background/upbringing
Translations of “privileged”
in Chinese (Traditional) 享有特權的, 特許的, (資訊)特許保密的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 享有特权的, 特许的, (信息)特许保密的…
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