Meaning of “birthright” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “birthright” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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birthrightnoun [ C/U ]

us /ˈbɜrθˌrɑɪt/

something that is received or owned esp. because of where you were born or your family or social situation, without having to be worked for or bought:

[ U ] He told them that human rights are a universal birthright.

(Definition of “birthright” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)