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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The belief that the right to vote should be extended (as to women).

Usage examples (14)
  • It is feminism, rather than suffragism, which is dangerous.
  • Looking back she stressed that she never had a special interest in “suffragism.”
  • Miss Jenkins had reached the certain -- or uncertain -- age when women take to militant suffragism.
  • Susan B. Anthony's writings/speeches on suffragism would be part of feminist theory (but are not the kind of feminist literary analysis that so many people have such a... for more
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