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Princeton's WordNet

  1. First Amendmentnoun

    an amendment to the Constitution of the United States guaranteeing the right of free expression; includes freedom of assembly and freedom of the press and freedom of religion and freedom of speech

Wiktionary

  1. First Amendmentadjective

    Of or relating to the US Bill of Rights.

  2. First Amendmentadjective

    Of or relating to free speech in general.

  3. First Amendmentnoun

    The first of ten amendments to the constitution of the United States, collectively known as the Bill of Rights.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of first amendment in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of first amendment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of first amendment in a Sentence

  1. William Jacobson:

    They [police] may subjectively feel that the spotlight on them does inhibit their ability to act, but that subjective feeling cannot trump the First Amendment.

  2. Erik Nilsson:

    We will review the allegations and take them seriously, we continue to support the First Amendment rights of everyone in Minneapolis.

  3. Bernie Sanders:

    Trump has called the press the 'enemy of the people,' and now - taking a page from his dictator friends around the world - is trying to dismantle the right to a free press in the First Amendment by suing the New York Times for publishing an opinion column about his dangerous relationship with Russia.

  4. Glenn Greenwald:

    That was because [Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y.] went online the day before and said, 'hey, Google and Apple and Wall Street and Amazon, why are you allowing this app that I don't like on the internet?; – And three days later, it was gone, so this is exactly the kind of coercion that the Supreme Court has said in the First Amendment that the government can't engage in without violating the First Amendment.

  5. Palmetto Restaurant owner David McCraw:

    You have our first amendment right, but [I] also have a right as a business owner to turn off the channel, and not support a business that has allowed the disrespect of our country and our flag.


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