the body of voters who elect a representative for their area
A district represented by one or more elected officials.
John was elected to parliament from the Bedford constituency.
The voters within such a district.
An interest group or fan base.
a body of constituents, as the body of citizens or voters in a representative district
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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Rank popularity for the word 'constituency' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4777
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Rank popularity for the word 'constituency' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4730
Rank popularity for the word 'constituency' in Nouns Frequency: #1493
The numerical value of constituency in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of constituency in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
The Democratic constituency is just like a herd of cows. All you have to do is lay out enough silage and they come running. That’s why I became an operative working with Democrats. With Democrats all you have to do is make a lot of noise, lay out the hay, and be ready to use the ole cattle prod in case a few want to bolt the herd.
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.
My parents are just very excited and very happy that I am going to be able to represent the constituency.
The Arab states, including Jordan -- after the incident with the pilot [burned to death by ISIS when his plane crashed in Syria] -- are laying low, iSIS doesn't just exist in Syria and Iraq -- it has major constituency supporters in almost all Arab countries, including Saudi, Kuwait, Lebanon and Jordan. So they want to really minimize the risks.
I just heard the news as I was coming out of the meeting here so it took me by surprise, and I took the time prior to this press conference to call John directly, john Boehner is a good man -- he is a patriot, he cares deeply about the House, an institution for which he has served for a long time, he cares about his constituency and he cares about America.
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- دائرة إنتخابيةArabic
- εκλογική περιφέρειαGreek
- distrito electoralSpanish
- circonscription électorale, circonscriptionFrench
- चुनाव क्षेत्रHindi
- circoscrizione, collegio elettoraleItalian
- distrito eleitoral, círculo eleitoralPortuguese
- circumscripție electoralăRomanian
- избирательный округRussian
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