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1. universal

adjective. ['ˌjuːnəˈvɝːsəl'] of worldwide scope or applicability.

Synonyms

  • world-wide
  • ecumenical
  • comprehensive
  • worldwide
  • cosmopolitan
  • general

Antonyms

  • sectarian
  • national
  • continental
  • incomplete

Etymology

  • universalis (Latin)
  • -alis (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word universal-suffrage


1. Noun Phrase
They advocated universal suffrage.

2. Noun Phrase
The citizens of Sierra Leone enjoy universal suffrage once they attain 18 years of age.

2. universal

noun. ['ˌjuːnəˈvɝːsəl'] coupling that connects two rotating shafts allowing freedom of movement in all directions.

Synonyms

  • universal joint
  • drive line system
  • coupler
  • drive line

Antonyms

  • endemic
  • particularity
  • discriminate
  • precise

Etymology

  • universalis (Latin)
  • -alis (Latin)

3. universal

adjective. ['ˌjuːnəˈvɝːsəl'] adapted to various purposes, sizes, forms, operations.

Antonyms

  • narrow

Etymology

  • universalis (Latin)
  • -alis (Latin)

4. universal

adjective. ['ˌjuːnəˈvɝːsəl'] applicable to or common to all members of a group or set.

Antonyms

  • exclusive

Etymology

  • universalis (Latin)
  • -alis (Latin)

5. universal

noun. ['ˌjuːnəˈvɝːsəl'] (logic) a proposition that asserts something of all members of a class.

Synonyms

  • universal proposition

Antonyms

  • particular proposition
  • assortative mating

Etymology

  • universalis (Latin)
  • -alis (Latin)

6. universal

noun. ['ˌjuːnəˈvɝːsəl'] (linguistics) a grammatical rule (or other linguistic feature) that is found in all languages.

Synonyms

  • linguistic rule
  • rule

Antonyms

  • unconventionality
  • unconventional
  • conventional

Etymology

  • universalis (Latin)
  • -alis (Latin)

7. universal

noun. ['ˌjuːnəˈvɝːsəl'] a behavioral convention or pattern characteristic of all members of a particular culture or of all human beings.

Synonyms

  • pattern
  • formula
  • normal
  • rule

Antonyms

  • diversified
  • uncommon
  • local
  • disassortative mating

Etymology

  • universalis (Latin)
  • -alis (Latin)

8. suffrage

noun. ['ˈsʌfrɪdʒ'] a legal right guaranteed by the 15th amendment to the US Constitution; guaranteed to women by the 19th amendment.

Synonyms

  • vote
  • franchise
  • universal suffrage
  • right to vote

Antonyms

  • split ticket
  • straight ticket
  • decertify
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