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constitution

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of constitution

  1. 1 the set of qualities that makes a person, a group of people, or a thing different from others the question of whether violent conflict is part of the constitution of human society Synonyms of constitution character, clay, colors, complexion, nature, genius, personality, self, toneWords Related to constitution distinctiveness, distinctness, individuality, singularity, uniqueness; attribute, characteristic, earmark, essentiality, feature, flavor, hallmark, mark, point, property, savor (also savour), stamp, trait; disposition, grain, sort, temper, temperament; composition, makeup; essence, essentiality, interior, interiority, soul, spirit; metal, stuff, substance; habit, way

  2. 2 the type of body that a person has that marathon runner is known more for her strong constitution than for her speed Synonyms of constitution build, physique, figure, form, frame, habit, shapeWords Related to constitution anatomy, structure

  3. 3 a collection or system of rules of conduct our society's constitution requires that every member in good standing pay yearly dues Synonyms of constitution canon, code, decalogue, lawWords Related to constitution discipline, establishment; common law, legislation

  4. 4 a rule of conduct or action laid down by a governing authority and especially a legislature the constitution against murder is universal among civilized societies Synonyms of constitution act, bill, law, enactment, ordinance, statuteWords Related to constitution command, commandment, decree, dictate, directive, edict, fiat, ruling; bylaw, ground rule, regulation, rule; amendment, legislation; common law, martial law; blue law; prohibition, proscription, restriction; canon, capitulary, encyclicalNear Antonyms of constitution higher law



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