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voteless

[voht-lis]
adjective
  1. lacking or without a vote.
  2. denied the right to vote, especially in political elections.
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Origin of voteless

First recorded in 1665–75; vote + -less
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for voteless

Historical Examples

  • Nobody says that most voteless men regarded a vote as unmanly.

    What's Wrong With The World

    G.K. Chesterton

  • If this were the case, it would infallibly appear in his manner towards our voteless friend.

    Aliens

    William McFee

  • But the women's plea has been that, as they are voteless, these methods have been necessary to call attention to their demands.

  • Do they want a voteless Negro in a Republic founded upon universal suffrage?

  • Even the lethargic, voteless clay-eaters sat up and took notice like a nest of snakes in the sunshine.

    The Red Debt

    Everett MacDonald