suffragette

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noun suf·frag·ette \ˌsə-fri-ˈjet\

Definition of suffragette

  1. :  a woman who advocates suffrage for women

1902

First Known Use of suffragette

1902


SUFFRAGETTE Defined for English Language Learners

suffragette

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noun suf·frag·ette \ˌsə-fri-ˈjet\

Definition of suffragette for English Language Learners

  • : a woman who worked to get voting rights for women in the past when women were not allowed to vote

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