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Certainly, the Fifteenth was a beacon of democracy’s light because it codified that “the right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged… on account of race.”
VOTER SUPPRESSION GREW UP FROM THE SOIL OF EMANCIPATION ITSELFKRIS MANJAPRAAPRIL 8, 2022TIME
I find that the civil rights of the defendant have been abridged.
THE CRISIS AT THE D.C. JAIL BEGAN DECADES BEFORE JAN. 6 DEFENDANTS STARTED RAISING CONCERNSMADELEINE CARLISLEJANUARY 8, 2022TIME
The group hiked an abridged 60-mile route that started and finished in Chamonix, walking between eight and 12 miles each day, up and over mountain passes and down into valleys.
WHAT YOU MISSED: HOW RICK STEVES GOT HOOKED ON HIKINGFRED DREIERDECEMBER 29, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
The 1973 miniseries, which aired on Swedish TV and screened internationally in an abridged feature cut, traces a tumultuous decade in the life of an upper-middle-class couple, played by Liv Ullman and Erland Josephson.
HBO'S SCENES FROM A MARRIAGE REMAKE IS TRYING TO BREAK YOUR HEART, ALL OVER AGAINJUDY BERMANSEPTEMBER 4, 2021TIME
The world first learned of Sophie Zhang in September 2020, when BuzzFeed News obtained and published highlights from an abridged version of her nearly 8,000-word exit memo from Facebook.
SHE RISKED EVERYTHING TO EXPOSE FACEBOOK. NOW SHE’S TELLING HER STORY.KAREN HAOJULY 29, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
And all such things as have been comprised in five books by Jason, of Cyrene, we have attempted to abridge in one book.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
This would serve to abridge the liberty of speech guaranteed to us by the Constitution.
BELFORD'S MAGAZINE, VOL. II, NO. 3, FEBRUARY 1889VARIOUS
We shall, however, be obliged to abridge his detailed exposition in order not to enlarge our volume beyond due limits.
A HISTORY OF MEDIAEVAL JEWISH PHILOSOPHYISAAC HUSIK
Teach us to love the South and be contented here by ceasing to abridge us in such extremes in common rights and citizenship.
NEGRO MIGRATION DURING THE WAREMMETT J. SCOTT
In one place a dammed-off deviation was being excavated, evidently to abridge an impossible bend.
THE RIDDLE OF THE SANDSERSKINE CHILDERS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ABRIDGE

  • abbreviate
  • abridge
  • clip
  • curtail
  • cut
  • cut back
  • cut down
  • drop
  • hack
  • knock off
  • lower
  • mark down
  • pare
  • retrench
  • shave
  • shorten
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