: a body of citizens entitled to elect a representative (as to a legislative or executive position)
- the governor's liberal constituency
: the residents in an electoral district
- The senator's constituency includes a large minority population.
: an electoral district
: a group or body that patronizes, supports, or offers representation
- creating … a grass-roots constituency for continuing the project
- —Fred Reed
: the people involved in or served by an organization (such as a business or institution)
- … regards its corporate customers as its prime constituency.
- —Andrew Hacker