verb (used with object), en·ti·tled, en·ti·tling.
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Origin of entitle
OTHER WORDS FROM entitlepre·en·ti·tle, verb (used with object), pre·en·ti·tled, pre·en·ti·tling.sub·en·ti·tle, verb (used with object), sub·en·ti·tled, sub·en·ti·tling.un·en·ti·tled, adjectivewell-en·ti·tled, adjective
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Under the settlement, families are entitled to up to 25 sessions, though providers can lay out different plans for families depending on their need.Border Report: The Lingering Trauma of Family Separation|Maya Srikrishnan|August 31, 2020|Voice of San Diego
San Diegans who meet certain requirements and can show with a doctor’s written prescription that they suffer from a disability are entitled to reduced bus and trolley rides.Morning Report: MTS Rejects Many Who Applied for Disabled Fare Reductions|Voice of San Diego|August 31, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Current and prospective Trademark owners are entitled to take legal action against so-called “domain squatters” in federal court, or by filing for arbitration with an international body that oversees web names.Biden campaign trolls Trump by snatching ‘Keep America Great’ website|Jeff|August 28, 2020|Fortune
The state last year passed a series of laws entitling every single-family lot in the state to build two secondary homes on the property, essentially allowing three homes on each single-family lot.Single-Family Zoning’s Century of Supremacy in San Diego|Andrew Keatts|August 26, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Of these 842 loans, 792 were for less than $150,000, which should have entitled the recipient to more confidentiality under SBA’s release policies.Out of hundreds of names exposed in the PPP data, 98% used Bank of America|David Yanofsky|July 13, 2020|Quartz
He even went so far as to entitle one blog post (since sadly deleted) “How To Succeed at Failure.”Can Richard Branson Bounce Back From His Space Disaster?|Tom Sykes|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the Vanity Fair piece, Lawrence defended her celebrity status and said that that did not entitle people to her body.‘The Fappening’ Perpetuators Have a J.Law Come-to-Jesus Moment and ‘Cower With Shame’|Marlow Stern|October 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Teenagers can pay taxes; that alone should entitle them to a voice in the political process.Paying Taxes and Going to Jail Like Adults; Teens Deserve the Right to Vote, Too|Jillian Keenan|October 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Different contracts may entitle Chesapeake to charge varying amounts.How the Kings of Fracking Double-Crossed Their Way to Riches|ProPublica|March 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Hint: It does not entitle him to the right to do damage to the Republican brand.
In short, Hare's view of the average American is now such an anachronism as to entitle him fairly to be called a freak.A Year in Europe|Walter W. Moore
The song is certainly wonderful and unique, and should entitle its author to a very exalted position among singing-birds.Nests and Eggs of Birds of The United States|Thomas G. Gentry
Epicures vaunting their taste, entitle me vulgar and savage, Give them their Brussels-sprouts, but I am contented with cabbage.The Fitz-Boodle Papers|William Makepeace Thackeray
He had never disclosed it to me—and I could not see what there was in Helen Legram to entitle her to this confidence.
They understood that our power alone cannot protect us, nor does it entitle us to do as we please.Inaugural Presidential Address|Barack Hussein Obama