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Synonyms for entitlement
ɛnˈtaɪ tl mənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. entitlement(noun)

    right granted by law or contract (especially a right to benefits)

    "entitlements make up the major part of the federal budget"

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "entitlement":

    remittance, eligibility, right, law, payment, remitting, rights, eligible, entitlements, admissibility, disbursement, droit

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  1. Vasundhara Sirnate:

    There's a sense of entitlement with which former royals went into the political process. They knew that if they lose an election... it hurts their traditional authority.

  2. Tim Piazza:

    This is the result of a feeling of entitlement, flagrant disobedience of the law, and disregard for moral values that was then exacerbated by egregious acts of self-preservation.

  3. Kavita Krishnan:

    I won't say that this is something kind of unique to India but of course it's a huge problem because I think the question here is the sense of entitlement and impunity that is conferred not only by a masculinist culture but also by political economy and, you know, the whole structures of power, i squarely hold the government of India responsible, the ruling party responsible for creating an Islamophobia and anti-Dalit climate that justifies acts of sexual violence and other forms of violence against these minorities.

  4. Emeasoba George:

    There is nothing which you have presently that's actually an entitlement to you. I mean, your riches/wealth/fame/qualifications/job/career/business/houses/cars/husband/wife/children and what have you? are all end results of God's infinite grace/mercy. So come on, show gratitude to God for his infinite mercy/grace upon your life.

  5. Casey Cagle:

    I think that Washington should look to Georgia for examples of conservative leadership, in Georgia, we’ve outlawed and defunded sanctuary cities, we balance our budget every single year and we’ve combatted entitlement abuse head-on with work requirements all while becoming the No. 1 state for business.

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