the House of Commons

noun phrase

Definition of the House of Commons

: the part of the British or Canadian Parliament whose members are elected by voters

Learn More about the House of Commons

Share the House of Commons

Statistics for the House of Commons

Look-up Popularity

Comments on the House of Commons

What made you want to look up the House of Commons? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

marked by fawning attentiveness

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

What did you just call me?! A Quiz

  • rows-of-various-emoji
  • If a member of the audience describes your speech as bombastic, does that person mean it is:
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!