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disenfranchise

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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disenfranchisedis‧en‧fran‧chise /ˌdɪsɪnˈfræntʃaɪz/ verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 PPVto take away someone’s rights, especially their right to votedisenfranchisement /-tʃɪzmənt $ -tʃaɪz-/ noun [uncountable]
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disenfranchiseIf you don't get your name on the electoral register you may be disenfranchised.Nor was it in 1967, when decisions to disenfranchise as well as to enfranchise were a possibility.Under the new régime we would be the first province to disenfranchise them.
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Verb table
disenfranchise
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theydisenfranchise
he, she, itdisenfranchises
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theydisenfranchised
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave disenfranchised
he, she, ithas disenfranchised
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad disenfranchised
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill disenfranchise
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have disenfranchised
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam disenfranchising
he, she, itis disenfranchising
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you, we, theyare disenfranchising
Past
I, he, she, itwas disenfranchising
you, we, theywere disenfranchising
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been disenfranchising
he, she, ithas been disenfranchising
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been disenfranchising
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be disenfranchising
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been disenfranchising
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