Thesaurus

enfranchise

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of enfranchise

to set free (as from slavery or confinement)
  • in a way, modern labor-saving appliances enfranchised people, giving them much more leisure time

Synonyms for enfranchise

Words Related to enfranchise

Phrases Synonymous with enfranchise

Near Antonyms for enfranchise

Antonyms for enfranchise

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About enfranchise

Time Traveler for enfranchise

Time Traveler

The first known use of enfranchise was in the 15th century

See more words from the same century

Thesaurus Entries Near enfranchise

enframing

enfranchise

enfranchised

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Enfranchise.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/enfranchise. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on enfranchise

Nglish: Translation of enfranchise for Spanish Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Odd Habits and Quirks

  • image1926873504
  • Which of the following best describes an easily irritated person?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!