Definitions for legislativeˈlɛdʒ ɪsˌleɪ tɪv

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word legislative

Princeton's WordNet

  1. legislative(adj)

    relating to a legislature or composed of members of a legislature

    "legislative council"

  2. legislative(adj)

    of or relating to or created by legislation

    "legislative proposal"

Wiktionary

  1. legislative(Noun)

    That branch of government which is responsible for making, or having the power to make, a law or laws.

  2. legislative(Adjective)

    Making, or having the power to make, a law or laws; lawmaking; - distinguished from executive: as, a legislative act, a legislative body.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Legislative(adj)

    making, or having the power to make, a law or laws; lawmaking; -- distinguished from executive; as, a legislative act; a legislative body

  2. Legislative(adj)

    of or pertaining to the making of laws; suitable to legislation; as, the transaction of legislative business; the legislative style

  3. Origin: [Cf. F. lgislatif.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'legislative' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4607

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'legislative' in Adjectives Frequency: #627

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of legislative in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of legislative in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Melissa Jacoby:

    It's all about legislative history.

  2. Freddy Lim:

    We urge the Legislative Yuan to recall Ma.

  3. Green Labs ':

    We’re all facing the same legislative hurdles.

  4. Defense Department spokesman Mark Wright:

    The department is withdrawing the legislative proposal.

  5. Allied Progress:

    This isn't a bargaining chip for a game of congressional legislative poker.

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