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. Jeremy Corbyn:

    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.

  2. Aaron Stein:

    The parties are reaching out to a new constituency that identifies with a liberal value structure.

  3. Htoot May:

    When I ask people in my constituency whether they are aware of Covid-19, I have to explain the global pandemic to them from the beginning, i have to explain to them what social distancing is and how to practice proper hand hygiene.

  4. Thomas Dang:

    My parents are just very excited and very happy that I am going to be able to represent the constituency.

  5. Myron Ebell:

    I'm always wondering what their constituency is for this or who it's aimed at, these efforts are well intended... but I don't think they're particularly well considered.

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