Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘she comes from a privileged background’
wealthy, rich, affluent, prosperous
lucky, fortunate, special, elite, favoured, select
advantaged, socially advantaged
2‘he accused me of giving away privileged information’
confidential, private, secret, top secret, restricted, classified, not for publication, off the record, inside
3‘the MP is privileged but the reporter and the publisher could face civil action’
protected, exempt, excepted
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