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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The elections entitle us to run the country's affairs, but not to strip people of their rights," he said.
It will be a nasty shock for some people, but I don't think we shall be able to pay for all the clothes the coupons will entitle us to buy.
Just because our mind is too small to comprehend him does not entitle us to deny him.
As a joint group it should entitle us to some dedicated officer support.
This acquisition not only will entitle us to ready shelf space with leading retailers like Walmart, Walgreens, CVS and Rite Aid but also will be instrumental in establishing our presence in the U.
They understood that our power alone cannot protect us, nor does it entitle us to do as we please," he insisted.
He added: "They understood that our power alone cannot protect us, nor does it entitle us to do as we please.
We pay our council taxes, which should entitle us to have these facilities (we have very little else
We pay pounds 1,000 in business rates to the council and that should entitle us to something," he said.
After all, the area is still under the control of the DWP, and the outrageous fees that we pay ought to entitle us to visit the area.
But it is still arguable that those entitle us to expect that the visitors will collect slightly more bookings index points than their hosts.
For instance, in "The Creative Powers of a Free Civilization," Hayek states, "We must recognize that even what we regard as good or beautiful is changeable, if not in any recognizable manner that could entitle us to take any kind of relativist position, yet in the sense that in many ways we do not know what will appear as good or beautiful to another generation.
Second, the call of God does not entitle us to privilege.
But do such cards generously entitle us to public services we've already paid for through our taxes or entitle the Government to deny us if we don't produce them?
Q WHEN we were in Tenerife last month, we were approached about joining a holiday club, which they said would entitle us to discounted accommodation and flights around the world.