Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio English.org » Dictionary » S » Sudate ... Sugar-bush

SUFFRAGIST

Pronunciation (US): 

 Dictionary entry overview: What does suffragist mean? 

SUFFRAGIST (noun)
  The noun SUFFRAGIST has 1 sense:

1. an advocate of the extension of voting rights (especially to women)

  Familiarity information: SUFFRAGIST used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SUFFRAGIST (noun)


Sense 1suffragist [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

An advocate of the extension of voting rights (especially to women)

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Hypernyms ("suffragist" is a kind of...):

advocate; advocator; exponent; proponent (a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "suffragist"):

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

Instance hyponyms:

Frances Elizabeth Caroline Willard; Willard (United States advocate of temperance and women's suffrage (1839-1898))

Lucy Stone; Stone (United States feminist and suffragist (1818-1893))

Elizabeth Cady Stanton; Stanton (United States suffragist and feminist; called for reform of the practices that perpetuated sexual inequality (1815-1902))

Julia Evelina Smith; Smith (United States suffragist who refused to pay taxes until she could vote (1792-1886))

Anna Howard Shaw; Shaw (United States physician and suffragist (1847-1919))

Jeannette Rankin; Rankin (leader in the women's suffrage movement in Montana; the first woman to serve in the United States House of Representatives (1880-1973))

Lucretia Coffin Mott; Mott (United States feminist and suffragist (1793-1880))

Esther Hobart McQuigg Slack Morris; Esther Morris; Morris (United States suffragist in Wyoming (1814-1902))

Livermore; Mary Ashton Rice Livermore (United States suffragist (1820-1905))

Howe; Julia Ward Howe (United States feminist who was active in the women's suffrage movement (1819-1910))

Anthony; Susan Anthony; Susan B. Anthony; Susan Brownell Anthony (United States suffragist (1820-1906))

Victoria Clafin Woodhull; Woodhull (United States advocate of women's suffrage; in 1872 she was the first woman to run for the United States presidency (1838-1927))


 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"He who hesitates is lost." (English proverb)

"Old age is not as honorable as death, but most people want it." (Native American proverb, Crow)

"Have patience and you'll get what you want." (Arabic proverb)

"Hasty speed is rarely good" (Dutch proverb)

 SUFFRAGIST: related words searches 

Page delivered in 0.0617 seconds




AudioEnglish Definitions... Just One Click Away!
Now you can lookup any word in our dictionary, right from the search box in your browser! Click here to add the AudioEnglish.org dictionary to your list of search providers.


Dictionary: go up
Dictionary: go down


 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Other popular searches: