entitle (one) to (do something)

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entitle (one) to (do something)

To allow or authorize someone to do something. That pass entitles us to go backstage and meet the band. Good news—this coupon entitles you to save 20% on your entire purchase!
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entitle someone to do something

[for something] to qualify someone to do something. This ticket entitles you to go in and take a seat. Does this paper entitle me to get a discount?
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No one is suggesting that Judge Finkelstein's decision will subject the tenants to stabilization," explained Margulies, "but it would entitle them to renewal leases at a reasonable rent, and the major problem is that no one could get a tenant out to sell the unit.