Vested in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Vested

rights, benefits, or privileges that are typically inherent or legally guaranteed

Examples of Vested in a sentence

During serfdom, all power was vested in the noble class and those of lower lineage lacked rights, benefits, and functioned as menial laborers.  🔊

Many people think that the power of the United States is entirely vested in the President, but a system of checks and balances placed power between three branches of government.  🔊

Citizens of the United States have the vested right to freedom of speech.  🔊

Miranda Rights are a series of vested legal necessities that each individual is entitled to upon arrest.  🔊

Priests possess the vested power to marry those who wish to be wed.  🔊

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