privilege noun

1 special right

ADJ. exclusive, special Club members have special privileges, like free use of the pool. | class | diplomatic

VERB + PRIVILEGE enjoy, exercise, have | accord sb, give sb, grant sb | abuse He was accused of abusing his diplomatic privileges. | revoke, withdraw

2 opportunity to do sth pleasant

ADJ. enormous, great, rare, real It is a great privilege to be attending this conference. | doubtful, dubious I was given the dubious privilege of organizing the summer fair.

VERB + PRIVILEGE have She had the rare privilege of a viewing of his private art collection. | give sb