What does Constituency mean?

Definitions for Constituency
kənˈstɪtʃ u ən siCon·stituen·cy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. constituencynoun

    the body of voters who elect a representative for their area

Wiktionary

  1. constituencynoun

    A district represented by one or more elected officials.

    John was elected to parliament from the Bedford constituency.

  2. constituencynoun

    The voters within such a district.

  3. constituencynoun

    An interest group or fan base.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Constituencynoun

    a body of constituents, as the body of citizens or voters in a representative district

Editors Contribution

  1. constituency

    An area defined in a form of unity government legislation which represents a specific form of unity government electoral area on a map.

    Political constituencies are vital in a democratic society and system.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 24, 2020  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Constituency' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4777

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Constituency' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4730

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Constituency' in Nouns Frequency: #1493

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Constituency in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Constituency in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Constituency in a Sentence

  1. John Curtice:

    Every Labour MP who is standing in Scotland is effectively fighting for their political career, i doubt they will lose all of their seats but the Labour Party cannot presume that any constituency is going to present them with a safe victory.

  2. David Bernstein:

    Bogren was a good sacrificial lamb for this campaign, because his nomination was the product of a compromise with the Democrats, so he didn't have a Republican senator or constituency to fight for him, it's a shame, though, that Josh Hawley demagogued the issue, not only attacking Bogren for vigorously representing a client, but for wildly misrepresenting the arguments Bogren made on behalf of his client to falsely make him look like an anti-Catholic bigot.

  3. Alissa Cooper:

    Because the proposal roots the accountability responsibility in the various stakeholder communities, that is one of the defenses against capture by any single constituency, the proposal does a good job of maintaining the aspects of the current system that have been working well and carrying them forward to the future.

  4. Francois Fillon:

    She managed my constituency diary and my mail, and edited the speeches I was making.

  5. Jeremy Corbyn:

    I decided to invite Donald Trump on his visit to Britain to come with me to my constituency because he has problems with Mexicans and he has problems with Muslims, as you know my wife is Mexican and my constituency is very, very multi-cultural so what I was going to do was go down to the mosque with him and let him talk to people there.

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