Definitions for Parliamentary
ˌpɑr ləˈmɛn tə ri, -tri; sometimes ˌpɑrl yə-Par·lia·men·ta·ry
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Parliamentary.
relating to or having the nature of a parliament
"parliamentary reform"; "a parliamentary body"
having the supreme legislative power resting with a body of cabinet ministers chosen from and responsible to the legislature or parliament
in accord with rules and customs of a legislative or deliberative assembly
According to the rules and usages of Parliament or of deliberative bodies; as, a parliamentary motion; parliamentary order; parliamentary procedure.
Of, relating to, or enacted by a parliament
Parliamentary procedures are sometimes slow
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
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Enacted by parliament; suiting the parliament; pertaining to parliament.
Etymology: from parliament.
To the three first titles of the two houses, or lines, and conquest, were added two more; the authorities parliamentary and papal. Francis Bacon.
Many things, that obtain as common law, had their original by parliamentary acts or constitutions, made in writings by the king, lords, and commons. Matthew Hale.
Credit to run ten millions in debt, without parliamentary security, I think to be dangerous and illegal. Jonathan Swift.
of or pertaining to Parliament; as, parliamentary authority
enacted or done by Parliament; as, a parliamentary act
according to the rules and usages of Parliament or of deliberative bodies; as, a parliamentary motion
Etymology: [Cf. F. parlementaire.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'Parliamentary' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2350
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Rank popularity for the word 'Parliamentary' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3852
Rank popularity for the word 'Parliamentary' in Adjectives Frequency: #313
The numerical value of Parliamentary in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of Parliamentary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
I'm sure Theresa May does not want to split the Conservative Party and therefore she will find that the inevitable consequence of the parliamentary arithmetic is that she will need to change it (the Brexit policy) to keep the party united.
Royal politics and parliamentary politics are intertwined, due to the power the parliament holds through the constitution to approve the appointment of the crown prince.
The SDP sees Josipovic's victory as some kind of a lifeline ahead of the parliamentary election, but it's not quite like that.
The parliamentary approval boosted prices today, there was optimism about the European Central Bank providing more liquidity to Greece, but there is significant ongoing caution about Greek implementation risk.
The European Union has been clear that any further extension will need to have a clear purpose and will need to be agreed unanimously by the heads of the other 27 member States ahead of 12 April, it is also almost certain to involve the UK being required to hold European parliamentary elections.
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Translations for Parliamentary
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- parlamentariCatalan, Valencian
- népképviseleti, országgyűlési, parlamentárisHungarian
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