Lucy Stoner

noun
Lucy Sto·​ner | \ -stōnə(r) \
plural Lucy Stoners

Definition of Lucy Stoner

: a female advocate of women's rights especially : a married woman who uses her maiden name as a surname the Lucy Stoners and women's rights fighters of her own class at college — Mary McCarthy

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History and Etymology for Lucy Stoner

Lucy Stone †1893 American woman suffragist + English -er

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“Lucy Stoner.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lucy%20Stoner. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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