What does unconstitutional mean?

Definitions for unconstitutionalˌʌn kɒn stɪˈtu ʃə nl, -ˈtyu-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unconstitutional(adj)

    not consistent with or according to a constitution; contrary to the U.S. Constitution


  1. unconstitutional(Adjective)

    Contrary to or violative of the constitution of a government or other institution.

    That recently passed political bill has been declared unconstitutional.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unconstitutional(adj)

    not constitutional; not according to, or consistent with, the terms of a constitution of government; contrary to the constitution; as, an unconstitutional law, or act of an officer

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unconstitutional

    un-kon-sti-tū′shun-al, adj. not constitutional: contrary to the constitution.—n. Unconstitutional′ity.—adv. Unconstitū′tionally.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unconstitutional in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unconstitutional in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Henry Kissinger:

    The illegal we do immediately. The unconstitutional takes a little longer.

  2. Lanny Davis:

    If the Supreme Court rules he is unconstitutional, everything he's done is illegal.

  3. John McCain:

    There are ways we can address what the President, did [which] was unconstitutional, but it's not through shutting down the Department of Homeland Security.

  4. John McCain:

    But to restrain him in our authorization of him taking military action I think, frankly, is unconstitutional and eventually leads to 535 commanders-in-chief.

  5. Jeff Sessions:

    The hate crimes amendment is unwarranted, possibly unconstitutional -- certainly, I believe it is unconstitutional in certain parts -- and it violates the basic principle of equal justice under the law, the hate crimes amendment to this bill has been said to cheapen the civil rights movement.

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