Definitions

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  • verb Present participle of prorogue.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Friends have indicated an interest in proroguing mortgage payments, or maternity leave until their kids hit 21.

    Prorogue a ‘Very Dangerous’ Precedent : Law is Cool

  • If proroguing is a dangerous precedent, then in the next election, the Liberals, NDP, and Bloc can run on a promise to amend the constitution in order to implement specific rules for proroguation.

    Prorogue a ‘Very Dangerous’ Precedent : Law is Cool

  • While Prime Minister Stephen Harper was being soundly berated by critics as weighty as The Economist for "proroguing" - or ending the parliamentary session - just what was Premier Dalton McGuinty up to?

    Ottawa Sun

  • There's no tradition guiding this, just as there's no tradition guiding the notion of proroguing in order to sidestep a confidence motion.

    It's prorogation.

  • AFTERSNARK: Stay tuned as numerous members of the Harper Youth praise the notion of proroguing Parliament as "leadership" and "standing up for Canada."

    In twenty words or less ...

  • AFTERSNARK: Stay tuned as numerous members of the Harper Youth praise the notion of proroguing Parliament as "leadership" and "standing up for Canada."

    Archive 2008-11-01

  • His handling of the census is a reminder of other equally arbitrary moves, such as proroguing Parliament to avoid defeat in the Commons.

    "BANPC" via James Bow in Google Reader

  • His handling of the census is a reminder of other equally arbitrary moves, such as proroguing Parliament to avoid defeat in the Commons.

    Thestar.com - Home Page

  • "proroguing" on Facebook and anything else we want at the Olympics in specially designated "free speech" zones, if only we knew where they are!

    TheTyee.ca

  • Ignatieff: Proroguing if necessary, but not necessarily proroguing.

    The Librocons

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