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Word: enfranchise

Definition: admit to the rights of citizenship (especially the right to vote); CF. franchise


More Vocab Words

::: discredit - defame; disgrace; destroy confidence in; disbelieve; N. CF. discreditable: causing discredit; shameful
::: sacrosanct - invioably sacred; most sacred; inviolable
::: stampede - sudden frenzied rush (of panic-stricken animals or people); V: participate in or cause stampede; Ex. stampede before the price rises
::: compromise - adjust or settle by making mutual concessions; endanger the interests or reputation of; put into danger, disrepute, or a dishonorable position; Ex. compromise one's principle; N.
::: jettison - throw overboard (from a ship or plane)
::: disgorge - surrender something (stolen); eject; vomit; OP. gorge
::: grimace - facial distortion to show feeling such as pain, disgust, etc; V.
::: exact - demand and obtain by force; Ex. exact a promise from him; N. exaction
::: arboreal - of or living in trees
::: teetotalism - practice of abstaining totally from alcoholic drinks; N. teetotaler;; ADJ. teetotal; CF. T + total