universal suffrage

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of universal suffrage

:the right of all adult citizens to vote in an election

Word by Word Definitions

universal play
  1. : including or covering all or a whole collectively or distributively without limit or exception

  2. : present or occurring everywhere

  3. : existent or operative everywhere or under all conditions

  1. : one that is universal: such as

  2. : a universal proposition in logic

  3. : a predicable of traditional logic

suffrage play
  1. : a short intercessory prayer usually in a series

  2. : a vote given in deciding a controverted question or electing a person for an office or trust

  3. : the right of voting : franchise


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