Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An advocate of the extension of political voting rights, especially to women.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person who promotes suffrage.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who possesses or exercises the political right of suffrage; a voter.
  • n. One who has certain opinions or desires about the political right of suffrage.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who possesses or exercises the right of suffrage; a voter.
  • n. One holding certain opinions concerning the right of suffrage, as about its extension: as, a woman-suffragist.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an advocate of the extension of voting rights (especially to women)

Etymologies

suffrage +‎ -ist (“person, agent”) (Wiktionary)

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