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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A woman advocate of women's right to vote (especially a militant advocate in the United Kingdom at the beginning of the 20th century).

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  • Today, the term suffragette is often considered demeaning.
  • The term suffragette was coined by ...
  • This then is the end of the argument in favour of the suffragette, which is developed out of her own psychology.
  • By the way, the term "suffragette" is an example of turn-of-the-century media "spin." for more
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