disenfranchise

From King Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Voting
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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Examples from the Corpus
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.