Prioritize vs Privilege - What's the difference?

prioritize | privilege |


As a verb prioritize

is (intransitive) to arrange or list a group of things in order of priority or importance.

As a noun privilege is

.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

prioritize

English

Alternative forms

* prioritise (British)

Verb

(prioritiz)
  • (intransitive) to arrange or list a group of things in order of priority or importance
  • to rank something as having high priority
  • privilege

    Alternative forms

    * priviledg (obsolete) * priviledge (obsolete)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A peculiar benefit, advantage, or favor; a right or immunity not enjoyed by others or by all; special enjoyment of a good, or exemption from an evil or burden; a prerogative; advantage; franchise; preferential treatment.
  • All first-year professors here must teach four courses a term, yet you're only teaching one! What entitled you to such a privilege ?
  • The status or existence of such benefit or advantage.
  • In order to advance racial equality in the United States, what we've got to do is reduce white privilege .
  • (legal) A common law doctrine that protects certain communications from being used as evidence in court.
  • ''Your honor, my client is not required to answer that; her response is protected by attorney-client privilege .
  • (finance) A call, put, spread, or other option.
  • (computing) An ability to perform an action on the system that can be selectively granted or denied to users; permission.
  • Synonyms

    * prerogative, immunity, freelage, franchise, right, claim, liberty, advantage, foredeal

    Derived terms

    * cisprivilege

    Verb

    (privileg)
  • (archaic) To grant some particular right or exemption to; to invest with a peculiar right or immunity; to authorize; as, to privilege representatives from arrest.
  • (archaic) To bring or put into a condition of privilege or exemption from evil or danger; to exempt; to deliver.