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constitute

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of constitute

  1. 1 to be all the substance of nine players constitute a baseball team Synonyms of constitute compose, comprise, form, make up Words Related to constitute embody, epitomize, incarnate, incorporate, integrate, materialize, personify, substantiate; complement, complete, supplement; fill (out), flesh (out)

  2. 2 to be responsible for the creation and early operation or use of a fund was constituted to help needy students attend the prep school Synonyms of constitute begin, found, establish, inaugurate, initiate, innovate, institute, introduce, launch, pioneer, plant, set up, startWords Related to constitute author, father, originate; conceive, concoct, contrive, cook (up), create, devise, fabricate, invent, make up, manufacture, produce, think (up); construct, put up; develop, enlarge, expand; endow, finance, fund, subsidize; arrange, organize, systematize, systemize; refound, reinitiate, reinstitute, relaunchNear Antonyms of constitute abolish, annihilate, annul, nullify; end, finish, halt, stop, terminate; round (off or out), wind up, wrap upAntonyms of constitute close (down), phase out, shut (up)

  3. 3 to pick (someone) by one's authority for a specific position or duty the legally constituted authorities with jurisdiction in this matter Synonyms of constitute assign, attach, commission, appoint, designate, detail, name, nominate, placeWords Related to constitute authorize, delegate, depute, deputize; anoint, consecrate, create, inaugurate, induct, install, instate, institute, invest, make, ordain; crown, enthrone, throne; choose, destine, draft, elect, handpick, select, single (out), vote (in)Near Antonyms of constitute blackball, depose, dethrone, displace, eject, evict, oust, overthrow, remove, throw out, uncrown, unmake, unseatAntonyms of constitute discharge, dismiss, expel, fire

  4. 4 to put into effect through legislative or authoritative action charged with enforcing such regulations as are constituted by the government Synonyms of constitute enact, lay down, legislate, make, ordain, passWords Related to constitute reenact, repass; bring about, effect; allow, authorize, permit, sanction; decree, dictate, proclaim; administer, execute; approve, confirm, ratifyNear Antonyms of constitute abolish, abrogate, annul, cancel, invalidate, kill, nullify; overturn, reverse, voidAntonyms of constitute repeal, rescind, revoke



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