Suffragette definition

sŭfrə-jĕt
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An advocate of women's suffrage, especially in the United Kingdom.
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A woman who militantly advocates the right of women to vote.
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A female supporter, often militant, of women's right to vote in the early 20th century.
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Noun

Singular:
suffragette
Plural:
suffragettes

Origin of suffragette

  • suffrage +"Ž -ette (“female agent")

    From Wiktionary