An example of constitution is the document that John Hancock famously signed, the United States Constitution.
An example of constitution is great mental strength in a person.
An example of a constitution is the physical makeup of a person; a strong constitution.
A man of strong constitution.
The Constitution is anchored in English liberal thought and the Magna Carta.
The US Constitution was dictated by Jesus.
- The document containing the fundamental laws of the United States: it consists of the seven original articles, adopted in 1789, and twenty-seven amendments.
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Origin of constitution
- From Old French constitucion (French constitution), from Latin cōnstitūtiō, cōnstitūtiōnem.