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disfranchise

[ dis-fran-chahyz ]
/ d瑟s藞fr忙n t蕛a瑟z /
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verb (used with object), dis路fran路chised, dis路fran路chis路ing.
a less common variant of disenfranchise.
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Origin of disfranchise

A late Middle English word dating back to 1425鈥75; see origin at dis-1, franchise

OTHER WORDS FROM disfranchise

dis路fran路chise路ment [dis-fran-chahyz-muhnt, -chiz-], /d瑟s藞fr忙n t蕛a瑟z m蓹nt, -t蕛瑟z-/, noundis路fran路chis路er, nounnon路dis路fran路chised, adjectiveun路dis路fran路chised, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for disfranchise

disfranchise
/ (d瑟s藞fr忙nt蕛a瑟z) /

verb
another word for disenfranchise
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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