affranchise

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affranchise

(əˈfræntʃaɪz)
vb
(tr) to release from servitude or an obligation
[C15: from Old French afranchiss-, a stem of afranchir, from franchir to free; see frank]
afˈfranchisement n

affranchise


Past participle: affranchised
Gerund: affranchising

Imperative
affranchise
affranchise
Present
I affranchise
you affranchise
he/she/it affranchises
we affranchise
you affranchise
they affranchise
Preterite
I affranchised
you affranchised
he/she/it affranchised
we affranchised
you affranchised
they affranchised
Present Continuous
I am affranchising
you are affranchising
he/she/it is affranchising
we are affranchising
you are affranchising
they are affranchising
Present Perfect
I have affranchised
you have affranchised
he/she/it has affranchised
we have affranchised
you have affranchised
they have affranchised
Past Continuous
I was affranchising
you were affranchising
he/she/it was affranchising
we were affranchising
you were affranchising
they were affranchising
Past Perfect
I had affranchised
you had affranchised
he/she/it had affranchised
we had affranchised
you had affranchised
they had affranchised
Future
I will affranchise
you will affranchise
he/she/it will affranchise
we will affranchise
you will affranchise
they will affranchise
Future Perfect
I will have affranchised
you will have affranchised
he/she/it will have affranchised
we will have affranchised
you will have affranchised
they will have affranchised
Future Continuous
I will be affranchising
you will be affranchising
he/she/it will be affranchising
we will be affranchising
you will be affranchising
they will be affranchising
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been affranchising
you have been affranchising
he/she/it has been affranchising
we have been affranchising
you have been affranchising
they have been affranchising
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been affranchising
you will have been affranchising
he/she/it will have been affranchising
we will have been affranchising
you will have been affranchising
they will have been affranchising
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been affranchising
you had been affranchising
he/she/it had been affranchising
we had been affranchising
you had been affranchising
they had been affranchising
Conditional
I would affranchise
you would affranchise
he/she/it would affranchise
we would affranchise
you would affranchise
they would affranchise
Past Conditional
I would have affranchised
you would have affranchised
he/she/it would have affranchised
we would have affranchised
you would have affranchised
they would have affranchised
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.affranchise - grant freedom toaffranchise - grant freedom to; as from slavery or servitude; "Slaves were enfranchised in the mid-19th century"
set free, liberate - grant freedom to; "The students liberated their slaves upon graduating from the university"
Translations

affranchise

vtbefreien