Definition of suffragist
: one who advocates extension of suffrage especially to women
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If that unlikelihood wasn’t established pre-Civil War, it was certainly affirmed by both the suffragist and traditional feminist movements.
The alert, or even mildly unalert, reader might have noticed that Smith misspelled Ms. Morrissy Merick’s maiden name, as well as that of suffragist Susan B. Anthony.
His estate went to his daughter Elizabeth, who was married to U.S. State Marshall Leslie Scott, the son of Oregonian editor and anti-suffragist Harvey Scott.
His address to a suffragists' convention had bombed, perhaps because the corpulent leader had insulted his female audience.
Suffragists who won women the right to vote almost 100 years ago fought for women’s full participation in society, yet were adamantly pro-life.
One by one, each read from the Declaration of Sentiments, the text modeled on the Declaration of Independence and written in by the suffragists demanding equality and decrying a government that did not grant it.
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Definition of suffragist for English Language Learners
: a person in the past who worked to get voting rights for people who did not have them
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