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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

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

from The Century Dictionary.

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

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

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

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A person who promotes suffrage.

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

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

Etymologies

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suffrage +‎ -ist (“person, agent”)

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