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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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By a manner not according to or consistent with the written documents of law of a state or society

Usage examples (33)
  • The president acted unconstitutionally
  • "unconstitutionally" appealed to His Majesty the King to convene a special session to pass the deadlocked bill.
  • "unconstitutionally," etc., etc. Julius Caesar's motto used to be, "Avoid an unusual word as you would a rock at sea," and Jule was right about it, too.
  • A fiery start with MPB chairman Dr Patrick Maduna demanding to know why the MPB initially had been barred "unconstitutionally" from attending the meeting by the legislature. for more
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