Definition of parliamentary in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌpɑːləˈmɛnt(ə)ri/


Relating to, enacted by, or suitable for a parliament: a parliamentary candidate parliamentary legislation
More example sentences
  • He is quite simply unfit to be a parliamentary representative in a democratic society.
  • We live in a parliamentary democracy that has no counterpart outside the Houses of Parliament.
  • He stood as a candidate in four parliamentary elections, but without success.

Words that rhyme with parliamentary

alimentary, complementary, complimentary, documentary, elementary, rudimentary, sedimentary, supplementary, testamentary
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