noun. ['ˈbɝːˌθraɪt'] a right or privilege that you are entitled to at birth.
Words that Rhyme with Birthright
Example sentences of the word birthright
1. Noun, singular or mass
Esau simply sold his birthright as desire of the flesh in that moment.
Quotes containing the word birthright
1. I had always been taught that the pursuit of happiness was my natural (even national) birthright. It is the emotional trademark of my culture to seek happiness. Not just any kind of happiness, either, but profound happiness, even soaring happiness. And what could possibly bring a person more soaring happiness than romantic love.
- Elizabeth Gilbert, Committed: A Skeptic Makes Peace with Marriage
noun. ['ˈbɝːˌθraɪt'] personal characteristics that are inherited at birth.
noun. ['ˈbɝːˌθraɪt'] an inheritance coming by right of birth (especially by primogeniture).