← World History Ch. 6 Export Options Alphabetize Word-Def Delimiter Tab Comma Custom Def-Word Delimiter New Line Semicolon Custom Data Copy and paste the text below. It is read-only. Select All estates This was one of the three social classes that there were in France around 1789. bourgeoisie The middle class in France. factions Dissenting groups of people. republic A government ruled by elected representatives instead of a monarch. suffrage The right to vote. guillotine This was a device that chopped off the heads of people with a blade as a punishment for crimes. This happened during the Reign of Terror. Nationalism A strong feeling of pride in your country. guerilla warfare A hit-and-run raid. abdicate To step down from power. Robespierre A shrewd lawyer and politician.