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constitutional
American English: /ˌkɑnstəˈt(j)uʃ(ə)n(ə)l/
British English: /kɒnstɪˈtjuːʃ(ə)n(ə)l/

Translation of constitutional in Spanish:

adjective

  • (crisis/dilemma/monarchy)
    constitucional
    Example sentences
    • It is a fundamental constitutional principle, deeply entrenched within our system.
    • The minority denounced the stay as a violation of both constitutional procedures and democratic principles.
    • It is a constitutional document, and constitutional documents and principles are always the subject of debate.
    Example sentences
    • In June 1960 a group of princes signed a memorandum calling for a constitutional monarchy.
    • Luxembourg is a constitutional monarchy and a parliamentary democracy.
    • The Deputy Prime Minister said today that he believes in supporting the constitutional monarchy.

noun

  • (dated or humorous)
    Example sentences
    • I took one of my regular constitutionals tonight.
    • I need to be in prime shape for my wedding day, and chances are my daily constitutionals in the park are no longer going to cut it.
    • I guess by the time she's my age I'll be content with exertion no more strenuous than a nightly constitutional.
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