Life has been incredibly kind to BHL, full of privilege and money and early success, but not without its harsh side.
Romney is the rich white guy of privilege against whom Obama fought day in and day out in his role as a community organizer.
He was a disgruntled, well-off white boy—so he fuels our arguments about privilege.
Thanassis Cambanis is the author of A privilege to Die: Inside Hezbollah's Legions and Their Endless War Against Israel.
Still, neither Cameron nor the British voting public have, until now, seen his privilege as a particular hurdle for leadership.
This privilege could be purchased at the price of a small fee.
Accept them for a dowry; and allow me to claim one privilege in return.
They have the privilege of demanding any delicacy they wish.
Those less than the very best frankly esteem it a privilege.
His father—he cleared his throat—was so uncharitable as to deny him the privilege of calling him father.
mid-12c. "grant, commission" (recorded earlier in Old English, but as a Latin word), from Old French privilege "right, priority, privilege" (12c.) and directly from Latin privilegium "law applying to one person, bill of law in favor of or against an individual," later "privilege," from privus "individual" (see private (adj.)) + lex (genitive legis) "law" (see legal (adj.)). Meaning "advantage granted" is from mid-14c. in English.