How to Pronounce affranchised?

Correct pronunciation for the word "affranchised" is [ɐfɹˈant͡ʃa͡ɪzd], [ɐfɹˈant‍ʃa‍ɪzd], [ɐ_f_ɹ_ˈa_n_tʃ_aɪ_z_d].

"Affranchised" in context

Affranchised is the past participle of the verb 'franchise'. It means to set free, to emancipate. It has been used in the context of liberation from slavery, granting of civil rights, and being awarded certain privileges and rights. In the United States of America, for example, the emancipated slaves were said to have been affranchised.

The term affranchisement is more widely used in the European context. It is associated with the franchise or freedom to take part in the political system.

Usage over time for affranchised:

This graph shows how "affranchised" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

3 words made out of letters AFFRANCHISED

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