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disfranchise

dis·fran·chise

disfranchise

pronunciation:
dIs fraen chaIz
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: disfranchised, disfranchises, disfranchising
definition 1: to deprive (someone) of a right of citizenship, esp. the right to vote; disenfranchise.
antonyms:
enfranchise, franchise
definition 2: to deprive of a right or privilege.
derivations: disfranchisement (n.), disfranchiser (n.)