British women who campaigned for the vote by means of peaceful protest and killing themselves at race-courses.
"Votes for women step in time, votes for women step in time"
by Kung-Fu Jesus May 02, 2004
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the suffragettes were only the best british women that ever lived!!
there was a suffragette in mary poppins!
by fairy nuff September 26, 2003
for god's sake! they werent terrorists! women deserve the vote in this country, and others, and someone had to bother their arses to do something about it, and i see them as brave admirable women, who were committed to what they believed in. way to go!
ha. im right arent i?!?!
by Anonymous October 01, 2003