droit
[ droit ]
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Part of Speechnoun
Origin + Etymology
Late Middle English; Latinfrom Old French, based on Latin directus ‘straight, right, direct’
Synonyms
  • immunity
  • perquisite
  • appanage
  • claim
  • due
Antonyms
  • duty
  • obligation
Definition
a legal right or claim
Example
The citizen knew it was his droit.
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