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n : a legal right guaranteed by the 15th amendment to the US
constitution; guaranteed to women by the 19th amendment;
“American women got the vote in 1920” [syn: right to vote
English → English (gcide)
Suffrage \Suf"frage\, n. [F., fr. L. suffragium; perhaps
originally, a broken piece, a potsherd, used in voting, and
fr. sub under + the root of frangere to break. See Break.]
1. A vote given in deciding a controverted question, or in
the choice of a man for an office or trust; the formal
expression of an opinion; assent; vote.
I ask your voices and your suffrages. --Shak.
2. Testimony; attestation; witness; approval.
Lactantius and St. Austin confirm by their suffrage
the observation made by heathen writers.
Every miracle is the suffrage of Heaven to the truth
of a doctrine. --South.
(a) A short petition, as those after the creed in matins
(b) A prayer in general, as one offered for the faithful
I firmly believe that there is a purgatory, and
that the souls therein detained are helped by
the suffrages of the faithful. --Creed of
Pope Pius IV.
4. Aid; assistance. [A Latinism] [Obs.]
5. The right to vote; franchise.
Suffrage \Suf"frage\, v. t.
To vote for; to elect. [Obs.] --Milton.