privileged


privileged
priv·i·leged adj: not subject to the usual rules or penalties because of some special circumstance; esp: not subject to disclosure esp. in an adjudicative proceeding

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

privileged
I adjective allowed, authorized, chartered, empowered, entitled, excepted, excluded, excused, exempt, exempted, favored, franchised, free of, immune, immunis, immunized, licensed, not accountable, not subject, permitted, sanctioned, specially provided for, unrestrained associated concepts: privileged communications, privileged information, privileged matter II index entitled, exempt, free (not restricted), immune, preferential, rightful, unalienable

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006