HyperDic: right_to_vote

English > 1 sense of the expression right to vote:
NOUNattributeright to vote, vote, suffragea legal right guaranteed by the 15th amendment to the US Constitution
English > right to vote: 1 sense > noun 1, attribute
MeaningA legal right guaranteed by the 15th amendment to the US Constitution; guaranteed to women by the 19th amendment.
Synonymsvote, suffrage
Categorylaw, jurisprudenceThe collection of rules imposed by authority
Narroweruniversal suffragesuffrage for all adults who are not disqualified by the laws of the country
Broaderfranchise, enfranchisementA statutory right or privilege granted to a person or group by a government (especially the rights of citizenship and the right to vote)
Spanishderecho al voto, sufragio, voto
Catalansufragi

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