noun. ['ˌkɑːnstəˈtuːʃən'] law determining the fundamental political principles of a government.
- fundamental law
Words that Rhyme with Constitution
How do you pronounce constitution?
Pronounce constitution as ˌkɑnstəˈtuʃən.
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How do you spell constitution? Is it costitution ?
A common misspelling of constitution is costitution
Example sentences of the word constitution
1. Noun, singular or mass
The constitution adopted by the newly formed Presbyterian Church allows Presbyterians to drink in moderation.
Quotes containing the word constitution
1. I get very little sleep. But I try to stay constantly busy. My fear is that if I stop working I'll, like, die. So throughout my life I've always tried to remain busy, and I sort of know no other way. I think if my heart rate slowed it would affect my constitution, strangely. I've been trained to do that.
- Matthew Gray Gubler
2. The happy Union of these States is a wonder; their Constitution a miracle; their example the hope of Liberty throughout the world.
- James Madison
3. All these people talk so eloquently about getting back to good old-fashioned values. Well, as an old poop I can remember back to when we had those old-fashioned values, and I say let's get back to the good old-fashioned First Amendment of the good old-fashioned Constitution of the United States -- and to hell with the censors! Give me knowledge or give me death!
- Kurt Vonnegut
noun. ['ˌkɑːnstəˈtuːʃən'] the act of forming or establishing something.
- natural depression
- natural elevation
noun. ['ˌkɑːnstəˈtuːʃən'] the way in which someone or something is composed.
- genetic constitution
noun. a United States 44-gun frigate that was one of the first three naval ships built by the United States; it won brilliant victories over British frigates during the War of 1812 and is without doubt the most famous ship in the history of the United States Navy; it has been rebuilt and is anchored in the Charlestown Navy Yard in Boston.
noun. the constitution written at the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia in 1787 and subsequently ratified by the original thirteen states.
- Nineteenth Amendment
- Eighteenth Amendment
- U.S. Constitution
- Constitution of the United States
- Fourteenth Amendment
- Bill of Rights
- US Constitution
- advice and consent