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noun [singular] divine right pronunciation in British English
  1. 1
    in the past, the idea that a king or queen ruled because of a right given by God so that they could not be opposed or removed from power
  2. 2
    a right that you think you have that allows you to do what you want, even if it harms or upsets other people

    They seem to think they have a divine right to stage the next Olympics.

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