- of or in the constitution of a person or thing; basic; essential
- for improving a person's constitution; good for one's health
- of, in, authorized by, subject to, dependent on, dealing with, or in accordance with the constitution of a nation, state, or society: constitutional rights, a constitutional monarchy
- upholding the constitution
- The definition of constitutional is consistent with the United States Constitution, or something that is necessary or basic.
A good diet and exercise are examples of constitutional elements to a person's well-being.
- Constitutional is defined as a healthy exercise.
An example of a constitutional is a jog around the park.
- Of or relating to a constitution: a constitutional amendment.
- Consistent with, sanctioned by, or permissible according to a constitution: a law that was declared constitutional by the court; the constitutional right of free speech.
- Established by or operating under a constitution: a constitutional government.
- Of or proceeding from the basic structure or nature of a person or thing; inherent: a constitutional inability to tell the truth.
- Of or relating to one's physical makeup.
(comparative more constitutional, superlative most constitutional)
- Relating to a legal or political constitution.
- a constitutional right
- constitutional reforms
- Conforming to a legal or political constitution.
- Belonging to, or inherent in, the constitution, or in the structure of body or mind.
- a constitutional infirmity
- constitutional ardour or dullness
- For the benefit of one's constitution or health.
- a constitutional walk
- A walk that is taken regularly for good health and wellbeing.
constitutional - Legal Definition
- The constitutional history of Aegina is unusually simple.
- He had plundered the national revenues and scorned constitutional government.
- The breach with Rome and the subjection of the church in England to the royal supremacy had been practically achieved before Cranmer's appointment as archbishop: and he had little to do with the other constitutional changes of Henry's reign.
- Modern historians, although less rhetorical, speak in the highest terms of the importance of Magna Carta, the view of most of them being summed up in the words of Dr Stubbs: "The whole of the constitutional history of England is a commentary on this charter."
- His military genius was displayed in the Social War and the campaigns against Mithradates; while his constitutional reforms, although doomed to failure from the lack of successors to carry them out, were a triumph of organization.