constitutionalist

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Etymology[edit]

constitutional +‎ -ist

Noun[edit]

constitutionalist (plural constitutionalists)

  1. A person who adheres to the philosophy of constitutionalism.
    • 1831, Letitia Elizabeth Landon, Romance and Reality, volume 2, page 248:
      It was now getting late, and Mr. Morland summoned them to depart; for he was a constitutionalist in the best sense of the word. It was his own constitution to which he attended.
  2. A person who is expert in constitutional law.

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Adjective[edit]

constitutionalist (comparative more constitutionalist, superlative most constitutionalist)

  1. Of or relating to constitutionalism or its adherents.