right to vote

Definitions of right to vote
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n a legal right guaranteed by the 15th amendment to the US Constitution; guaranteed to women by the 19th amendment

Synonyms:
suffrage, vote
Types:
universal suffrage
suffrage for all adults who are not disqualified by the laws of the country
Type of:
enfranchisement, franchise
a statutory right or privilege granted to a person or group by a government (especially the rights of citizenship and the right to vote)

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