What does Parliamentary mean?

Definitions for Parliamentary
ˌpɑr ləˈmɛn tə ri, -tri; sometimes ˌpɑrl yə-Par·lia·men·tary

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Parliamentary.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. parliamentary(adj)

    relating to or having the nature of a parliament

    "parliamentary reform"; "a parliamentary body"

  2. parliamentary(adj)

    having the supreme legislative power resting with a body of cabinet ministers chosen from and responsible to the legislature or parliament

    "parliamentary government"

  3. parliamentary(adj)

    in accord with rules and customs of a legislative or deliberative assembly

    "parliamentary law"

GCIDE

  1. Parliamentary(a.)

    According to the rules and usages of Parliament or of deliberative bodies; as, a parliamentary motion; parliamentary order; parliamentary procedure.

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. parlementaire.]

Wiktionary

  1. parliamentary(Adjective)

    Of, relating to, or enacted by a parliament

    Parliamentary procedures are sometimes slow

  2. parliamentary(Adjective)

    Having the supreme executive and legislative power resting with a cabinet of ministers chosen from, and responsible to a parliament.

    Britain is a parliamentary democracy

Webster Dictionary

  1. Parliamentary(adj)

    of or pertaining to Parliament; as, parliamentary authority

  2. Parliamentary(adj)

    enacted or done by Parliament; as, a parliamentary act

  3. Parliamentary(adj)

    according to the rules and usages of Parliament or of deliberative bodies; as, a parliamentary motion

  4. Origin: [Cf. F. parlementaire.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Parliamentary' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2350

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Parliamentary' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3852

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Parliamentary' in Adjectives Frequency: #313

How to pronounce Parliamentary?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
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    Indian

How to say Parliamentary in sign language?

  1. parliamentary

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Parliamentary in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Parliamentary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Parliamentary in a Sentence

  1. Even Nazarbayev:

    These countries all have parliamentary republics.

  2. Carles Puigdemont:

    We don't have a budget and we don't have a parliamentary majority.

  3. Suporn Atthawong:

    They called it democracy, but in reality it was a parliamentary dictatorship.

  4. Hassan Sheikh Mohamud:

    We use the parliamentary procedures and then we vote. That's the only way out.

  5. Andrzej Duda:

    One cannot deny the parliamentary majority the right to implement its program.

Images & Illustrations of Parliamentary

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