constitutionally

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From constitutional +‎ -ly.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /kɒnstɪˈtjuːʃən(ə)li/

Adverb[edit]

constitutionally ‎(comparative more constitutionally, superlative most constitutionally)

  1. Pertaining to one's bodily constitution; physically, physiologically.
    • 2009, Karen Armstrong, The Case for God, Vintage 2010, p. 246:
      The astonishing progress of science had made God quite irrelevant; it had caused human beings to focus so intently on the physical world that they would soon be constitutionally unable to take God seriously.
  2. In accordance with a political constitution.