- simple past tense and past participle of ratify
When the U. S. Constitution was signed it was ratified.
Ratified is defined as signed or gave formal consent.
When the founding fathers signed the Constitution, this is an example of a time when they ratified the Constitution.
- Deeply ..Per- ratified by Philip a few weeks later.
- A treaty establishing a firm alliance between the provinces, represented by the states-general, assembled at Brussels on the one part, and on the other by the prince of Orange, and the states of Holland and Zeeland, was agreed upon and ratified under the title of the " Pacification of Ghent."
- When the truce expired in 1183, a permanent peace was ratified at Constance.
- Amendments to the constitution may be made by a three-fifths vote of each house of the legislature, ratified by a majority vote of the people.
- The decisions of the Conference were ratified for Great Britain by the British government on July 1, 1908.