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Definition of the verb affranchise
What does affranchise mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: affranchised | affranchising | affranchises
- grant freedom to; as from slavery or servitude
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by Leslie Jay Tompkins
b AFfranchise is a species of incorporeal hereditament; it is defined Y ind; ...
Healing in the Homeland (2013)
Haitian Vodou Tradition by Margaret Mitchell Armand
To affranchise means to transfer an enslaved person to the subgroup of the Affranchi. 3. The Haïtian Revolution should be seen in reality as an Afro-Taíno Revolution fought by enslaved Africans, maroons, and bossals (Taínos and Africans) on ...
by Bryan A. Garner
✳Affranchise is a needless variant. See disenfranchise. franchiser; franchisor. Franchiser is preferred. W3 contains only the -er form; the OED lists -or as a variant. frankalmoin; frankalmoign; frankalmoigne; almoign; almoin. This obsolete form ...
by Bryan A. Garner
Affranchise is a NEEDLESS VARIANT. See disfranchise. Franchise = to grant (to another) the sole right of engaging in a certain business or in a business with a particular trademark in a certain area. See franchise, n. franchiser; franchisor.
Quick Reference by Stephen Michael Sheppard
AFFRANCHISE OR ENFRANCHISEMENT OR DISENFRANCHISEMENT See: FRANCHISE (AFFRANCHISE OR ENFRANCHISEMENT OR DISENFRANCHISEMENT). AFFRAY A public and violent fight between two people or more that ...
by English language
AFFRANCHISE. Advocate, (ad ro-kAt) n. One who pleada Advocate, (ad'vo-k&t) T.t. (L. adrocaU*.] To ptead is favour of ; to maintain by argument. Advocation, (ad -vd-ka'ahun) n. Act of pleading. ArrcwssB, (ad-voa'run) n. The right of pre- ...
by John Bouvier, Francis Rawle
AFFRANCHISE. To make free. AFFRAY. The fighting of two or more persons in a public place to the terror of the people. Mere words cannot amount to an affray. Any person is Justified in using force to part the combatants ; 1 Cr. M. & R. 757.
The Spelling Dictionary: Or, a Collection of All the Common Words and Proper Names of Persons and Places, Made Use of in Yhe English Tongue. ... By Thomas Dyche, .. (1737)
by Thomas Dyche
affect affectation affection _ affectionate affectionately affectionateness affectivc affiance affidiivit 'affinity affirm affirmation affirmative affirmatively affix affiation afflict affliction afflictivc affi uence affisiency affislx afford affranchise - affray affright ...
In which the Words are Explained in the Order of Their Natural Affinity, Independent of Alphabetical Arrangement; and the Signification of Each is Traced from Its Etymology ... to which are Added, an Introduction, Containing a New Grammar of the Language, and an Alphabetical Index, for the Ease of Consultation by David Booth
To AFFRANCHISE (to make free) was formerly written in place of To Enfranchise. ENFRANCHISEMENT and DISENFRANCHISEMENT denote the several actions, or states of the Verbs. The most distinguishing of the privileges of a Borough is ...
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Video shows what affranchise means. To free from obligation, servitude or service.. Affranchise Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to ...
Scrabble value of A1F4F4R1A1N1C3H4I1S1E1
The value of this 11-letter word is 22 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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