Origin of constitutional monarchy
OTHER WORDS FROM constitutional monarchyconstitutional monarch, noun
Words nearby constitutional monarchy
How to use constitutional monarchy in a sentence
These matters are not mere threats to abstract constitutional principles.Politicians Only Love Journalists When They're Dead|Luke O’Neil|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Actually, the guessing game is over; the weddings have begun, as have weird attempts to circumvent our constitutional democracy.The Back Alley, Low Blow-Ridden Fight to Stop Gay Marriage in Florida Is Finally Over|Jay Michaelson|January 5, 2015|DAILY BEAST
She fails to appreciate the congressional and constitutional obstacles Johnson had to overcome to win passage of the bill.Dr. King Goes to Hollywood: The Flawed History of ‘Selma’|Gary May|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Of course, police have constitutional rights to express themselves.A Veteran’s View: NYC Cold War Between Cops and City Hall|Matt Gallagher|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Did the French monarchy end not with a bang—or a whimper—but a smile?
At one fell swoop on the field of Jena, the famed military monarchy of the great Frederick fell in pieces like a potter's vessel.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
The man did not live, nor could the occasion arrive, which would quicken his constitutional drawl.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
It was commonly thought in America that Mr. Adams, although not a judge, had a singular gift for constitutional interpretation.The Eve of the Revolution|Carl Becker
But he would not, with his build and constitutional habit, last out here for one fortnight.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
Kilkelly was a busy, but never seemed an overworked man, due I suppose to some constitutional quality he enjoyed.
British Dictionary definitions for constitutional monarchy
Cultural definitions for constitutional monarchy
A form of national government in which the power of the monarch (the king or queen) is restrained by a parliament, by law, or by custom. Several nations, especially in modern times, have passed from absolute monarchy to a constitutional monarchy, including Belgium, Britain, Denmark, The Netherlands, Norway, Spain, and Sweden.