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unconstitutional

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective In violation of the requirements of the constitution of a nation or state.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Not in conformity with the constitution of a country; not authorized by the constitution; contrary to the principles of the constitution; inconsistent with the constitution or organic law.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Not constitutional; not according to, or consistent with, the terms of a constitution of government; contrary to the constitution.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Contrary to or violative of the constitution of a government or other institution.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective not consistent with or according to a constitution; contrary to the U.S. Constitution

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

un- +‎ constitutional

Examples

  • Some Oath Keeper sheriff candidates say their actual work would be done in smaller and simpler ways: taking a stand against what they call unconstitutional traffic light cameras, random checkpoints where police check drivers for drinking or any other issue, and abuse of police power.

    Oath Keepers Want To Restore Sheriffs As Top Cops

  • By 2008, Bachmann laments, the Bush administration "was embracing a kind of 'bailout socialism'" by pushing the TARP bank rescue, which she calls an unconstitutional "$700 billion blank check."

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • While Perry indeed roundly criticized Social Security in his book, he didn't use the word unconstitutional.

    SFGate: Don Asmussen: Bad Reporter

  • Education: Wants to abolish Education Department, which she calls unconstitutional.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • Education: Wants to abolish Education Department, which she calls unconstitutional.

    The Seattle Times

  • Bachmann: Wants to abolish Education Department, which she calls unconstitutional.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • Education: Wants to abolish Education Department, which she calls unconstitutional.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • Bachmann: Wants to abolish Education Department, which she calls unconstitutional.

    The Seattle Times

  • Bachmann: Wants to abolish Education Department, which she calls unconstitutional.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • Last summer, Garcia led a demonstration to the courthouse gates, directing the community's indignation against what she described as unconstitutional factory justice.

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