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Another word for prerogative

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Noun
  1. A privilege granted a person, as by virtue of birth

      1. Something to which one has legal right.
      2. A legal right.
      1. What is right, or just, lawful, morally good, proper, correct, etc.
      2. A turn in the direction of the right hand or side.
      3. (Baseball) Right field.
      1. A payment, profit, or benefit received in addition to a regular wage or salary, especially when due or expected.
      2. A privilege or benefit to which a person, institution, etc. is entitled by virtue of status, position, or the like; prerogative; right
      3. Something regarded or claimed as an exclusive right by virtue of one's social position or rank:
      1. Something owed since birth, due to inheritance.
      2. A right or the rights that a person has because of being born in a certain family, nation, etc.
      3. A right, possession, or privilege that is one's due by birth.
      1. A person's rightful extra gain; perquisite
      2. Money, land, etc. granted by a monarch for the support of his younger children
      3. Something extra offered to or claimed by a party as due; a perquisite:
    See also:

    owned

  2. The right and power to command, decide, rule, or judge

    See also:

    over

Another word for prerogative

Noun
      1. Excuse from performance of a legal duty, such as release from serving in the military or as a juror.
      2. The deduction of a certain amount in the computation of net income with regard to taxation, allowed for an individual, that individual's dependents, and certain characteristics, such as blindness or age.
      3. An exempting or being exempted; freedom or release from a liability, obligation, etc.; immunity
      1. A relatively favorable position; superiority of means:
      2. A beneficial factor or combination of factors:
      3. Benefit or profit; gain:
      1. Protection from being forced to disclose confidential communications in certain relationships, as between attorney and client, physician and patient, or priest and confessor.
      2. An option, as a put or call, to buy or sell a stock
      3. A special advantage, immunity, permission, right, or benefit granted to or enjoyed by an individual, class, or caste.
    See also:

    right