Franchise vs. Suffrage

Franchise vs. Suffrage — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Franchise and Suffrage

Franchisenoun

The right to vote at a public election or referendum; see: suffrage, suffragette.

Suffragenoun

(uncountable) The right or chance to vote, express an opinion, or participate in a decision.

Franchisenoun

A right or privilege officially granted to a person, a group of people, or a company by a government.

Suffragenoun

(countable) A vote in deciding a particular question.

Franchisenoun

An acknowledgment of a corporation's existence and ownership.

Suffragenoun

The right to vote for elected officials in a representative democracy.

universal suffrage, women's suffrage, negro suffrage
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Franchisenoun

The authorization granted by a company to sell or distribute its goods or services in a certain area.

McDonalds has exported its franchise.

Suffragenoun

(US) The right of women to vote.

Franchisenoun

A business operating under such authorization, a franchisee.

Suffragenoun

A prayer, for example a prayer offered for the faithful dead.

Franchisenoun

A legal exemption from jurisdiction.

Suffragenoun

A short petition, as those after the creed in matins and evensong.

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Franchisenoun

The membership of a corporation or state; citizenship.

Suffragenoun

(uncountable) Aid, intercession.

Franchisenoun

The district or jurisdiction to which a particular privilege extends; the limits of an immunity; hence, an asylum or sanctuary.

Suffragenoun

Testimony; attestation; witness; approval.

Franchisenoun

(sports) The collection of organizations in the history of a sports team; the tradition of a sports team as an entity, extending beyond the contemporary organization.

The Whalers' home city of Hartford was one of many for the franchise.

Suffragenoun

a legal right guaranteed by the 15th amendment to the US constitution; guaranteed to women by the 19th amendment;

American women got the vote in 1920

Franchisenoun

The positive influence on the buying behavior of customers exerted by the reputation of a company or a brand.

Franchisenoun

The loose collection of fictional works pertaining to a particular universe, including literary, film, or television series from various sources.

the Star Wars franchise

Franchisenoun

Exemption from constraint or oppression; freedom; liberty.

Franchisenoun

(obsolete) Magnanimity; generosity; liberality; frankness; nobility.

Franchiseverb

(transitive) To confer certain powers on; grant a franchise to; authorize.

Franchiseverb

To set free; invest with a franchise or privilege; enfranchise.

Franchisenoun

an authorization to sell a company's goods or services in a particular place

Franchisenoun

a business established or operated under an authorization to sell or distribute a company's goods or services in a particular area

Franchisenoun

a statutory right or privilege granted to a person or group by a government (especially the rights of citizenship and the right to vote)

Franchiseverb

grant a franchise to