What does entitled mean?

Definitions for entitled
en·ti·tled

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. entitled(adj)

    qualified for by right according to law

    "we are all entitled to equal protection under the law"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Entitled

    of Entitle

Editors Contribution

  1. entitled

    To have the legislative authority and rights.

    Under human rights legislation everyone is entitled to housing, education and an existence worthy of respect and dignity.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 22, 2020  
  2. entitled

    Verb form of the word entitle.

    Everyone is entitled to their human rights.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 22, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'entitled' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3746

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'entitled' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3329

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'entitled' in Adjectives Frequency: #488

How to pronounce entitled?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say entitled in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of entitled in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of entitled in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of entitled in a Sentence

  1. Avital Norman Nathman:

    We see our successes in our own children so when we allow them to fail, that also kind of reflects on us ... and so it's uncomfortable but we need to get there because otherwise we're going to have these helpless kids who either feel incredibly entitled and who would want that, or helpless, they don't know how to do things for themselves.

  2. Millie Odhiambo:

    I... pushed for article 53 of the constitution that protects Ken Okoth son. Once the DNA confirms that Ken Okoth son is Ken Okoth son, Ken Okoth son will be entitled under the succession law to inherit from Ken's estate. Ken Okoth son is protected. Ken Okoth son is covered.

  3. Steve Greenberg:

    Everybody is entitled to a defense. Everybody is entitled to the presumption of innocence, we should all be taking a step back. Lets see what happens, what the evidence is and how this plays out.

  4. Joe Biden:

    Denying Congress the information, which it is constitutionally entitled to, and obstructing its efforts to investigate actions is not the conduct of an American president. It's an abuse of power, president Donald Trump will leave Congress, in my view, no choice but to initiate impeachment. That would be a tragedy, but a tragedy of President Donald Trump own making.

  5. Adefemi Afolabi:

    The government also needs to extend the National Health Insurance Scheme so it goes to the grassroots, only government workers and some private workers are entitled to it.

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